H.R.3480 - Fort Frederica National Monument Boundary Expansion Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Carter, Earl L. "Buddy" [R-GA-1] (Introduced 09/10/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 114-701|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/07/2016 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3480 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (09/06/2016)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on July 25, 2016. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Fort Frederica National Monument Boundary Expansion Act
(Sec. 2) This bill expands the boundary of the Fort Frederica National Monument on Saint Simon Island, Georgia, and increases the maximum number of acres that may be included in the monument from 250 to 305 acres.
The Department of the Interior may acquire, by donation or purchase, the land and interests within the monument only from willing sellers.
No nonfederal property may be included in the monument without the owner's written consent.
Interior may not acquire land or interests by condemnation or eminent domain.
Nothing in this bill, neither the establishment of the monument nor the management plan for the monument, shall be construed as creating buffer zones outside of the monument.