H.R.2627 - Act Commemorating the LITE, or Lifetime Innovations of Thomas Edison110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] (Introduced 06/07/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 110-388|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/16/2008 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 820. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2627 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (06/16/2008)
Act Commemorating the LITE, or Lifetime Innovations of Thomas Edison - Establishes the Thomas Edison National Historical Park in New Jersey as a unit of the National Park System.
Specifies that the Historical Park shall be comprised of all property owned by the United States in the Edison National Historic Site as well as all property authorized to be acquired by the Secretary of the Interior for inclusion in the Historic Site before the enactment of this Act. Allows the Secretary to acquire: (1) land or interests in land within the Historical Park's boundaries only from willing sellers; and (2) personal property associated with, and appropriated for, interpretation of the Historical Park.
Permits the Secretary to consult and enter into cooperative agreements with interested entities and individuals to provide for the preservation, development, interpretation, and use of the Historical Park.
Repeals the Act regarding the establishment and administration of the Edison National Historic Site.