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Public Law No: 116-205 (12/03/2020)

 
[116th Congress Public Law 205]
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Public Law 116-205
116th Congress

                                 An Act


 
 To amend the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act to provide for a 
   lifetime National Recreational Pass for any veteran with a service-
        connected disability. <<NOTE: Dec. 3, 2020 -  [S. 327]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Wounded Veterans 
Recreation Act. 16 USC 6801 note.>> 
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``Wounded Veterans Recreation Act''.
SEC. 2. NATIONAL RECREATIONAL PASSES FOR DISABLED VETERANS.

    Section 805(b) of the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act (16 
U.S.C. 6804(b)) is amended by striking paragraph (2) and inserting the 
following:
            ``(2) Disability discount.--The Secretary shall make the 
        National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass available, 
        without charge and for the lifetime of the passholder, to the 
        following:
                    ``(A) Any United States citizen or person domiciled 
                in the United States who has been medically determined 
                to be permanently disabled, within the meaning of the 
                term `disability' under section 3 of the Americans with 
                Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12102), if the 
                citizen or person provides adequate proof of the 
                disability and such citizenship or residency.

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                    ``(B) Any veteran who has been found to have a 
                service-connected disability under title 38, United 
                States Code.''.

    Approved December 3, 2020.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--S. 327:
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CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 166 (2020):
            June 22, considered and passed Senate.
            Nov. 16, considered and passed House.

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