S.3161 - An Act to authorize certain flagpoles to be located on the Capitol Grounds, and to improve the flow of traffic to and from the United States Capitol Grounds and the National Visitor Center.94th Congress (1975-1976)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Randolph, Jennings [D-WV] (Introduced 03/17/1976)|
|Committees:||Senate - Public Works | House - Public Works and Transportation|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 94-699; H.Rept 94-1078|
|Latest Action:||06/25/1976 Public law 94-320. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3161 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
(Reported to House from the Committee on Public Works and Transportation with amendment, H. Rept. 94-1078)
Reported to House with amendment(s) (04/30/1976)
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to erect and maintain flag poles to fly the flags of each of the States on the United States Capitol Grounds, subject to the approval of the Architect of the Capitol.
Provides for the use of Capitol Grounds for making street changes to improve traffic flow to and from such Grounds and the National Vistor Center and within Union Station Plaza.
Requires the Secretary to restore areas of the Capitol Grounds disturbed by such operations to their original condition. Stipulates that the Congress shall not incur any obligation arising from the operation or maintenance of such flag poles.