H.R.5853 - Minute Man National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Tsongas, Niki [D-MA-5] (Introduced 04/17/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 110-839|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/02/2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Referred in Senate (10/02/2008)
[Congressional Bills 110th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 5853 Referred in Senate (RFS)] 2d Session H. R. 5853 _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES September 23 (legislative day, September 17), 2008 Received October 2 (legislative day, September 17), 2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources _______________________________________________________________________ AN ACT To expand the boundary of the Minute Man National Historical Park in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to include Barrett's Farm, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``Minute Man National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act''. SEC. 2. MINUTE MAN NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK BOUNDARY REVISION. (a) In General.--The boundary of the Minute Man National Historical Park is modified to include the area as generally depicted on the map titled ``Minute Man National Historical Park Proposed Boundary'', numbered 406/81001, and dated July 2007. The map shall be on file and available for inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service, Department of the Interior. (b) Acquisition of Lands.--The Secretary of the Interior may acquire land or interest in land with the area described in subsection (a), by purchase from willing sellers with donated or appropriated funds, by donation, or by exchange. (c) Administration of Lands.--Lands added to the park under this section shall be administered by the Secretary of the Interior as part of the Minute Man Na- tional Historical Park in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. Passed the House of Representatives September 22, 2008. Attest: LORRAINE C. MILLER, Clerk.