Summary: H.R.1578 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/06/2019)

Plum Island Preservation Act of 2019

This bill repeals provisions requiring the sale of federal property and assets supporting the Department of Homeland Security's Plum Island Animal Disease Center in New York.

The property and assets subject to the disposition of Plum Island shall be limited to conservation, education, and research purposes.

The Department of the Interior shall conduct a special resource study of the historic Plum Island Light Station to evaluate its national significance and determine the suitability and feasibility of designating it as a unit of the National Park System.