Summary: H.R.14218 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.14218. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/11/1974)

Title I: Acquisition Ceiling Increases - Provides for increases in appropriation ceilings for the acquisition of specified units of the National Park System.

Title II: Development Ceiling Increases - Increases the limitations on appropriations for development of specified units of the National Park System.

Title III: Boundary Changes - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to revise the boundaries of specified units of the National Park System.

Title IV: Miscellaneous Provisions - Authorizes the Secretary to acquire by donation, purchase, or exchange and to develop specified National Park lands.

Authorizes to be appropriated to the Secretary up to $100,000 to conduct studies to determine the cause and extent of the damage to the foundation of the historic structures of the San Juan National Historic Site.

Authorizes to be appropriated up to $8,400,000 in addition to available funds, for moving costs, relocation benefits, and other expenses incurred pursuant to the applicable provisions of the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970.

Provides that whenever an owner of property, to be acquisitioned to the National Park System, elects to retain a right of use and occupancy, such owner shall be deemed to have waived the relocation benefits and displaced person status accorded by the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970.