Legislation

Official Short: Fruit Heights Land Conveyance Act

Long Title: To provide for the conveyance of certain parcels of National Forest System land to the city of Fruit Heights, Utah.

Sponsors: Mr. Hatch, and Mr. Lee.

STATUS:

  • March 7, 2013.-- Introduced.
  • April 15, 2013.--Mr. Lee added as cosponsor.

S.509

Fruit Heights Land Conveyance Act (Introduced in
Senate - IS)

S 509 IS

113th CONGRESS
1st Session


S. 509

To provide for the conveyance of certain parcels of National Forest
System land to the city of Fruit Heights, Utah.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 7, 2013

Mr. HATCH introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to
the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources



A BILL

To provide for the conveyance of certain parcels of National Forest
System land to the city of Fruit Heights, Utah.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United
States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Fruit Heights Land Conveyance Act'.

SEC. 2. DEFINITIONS.

    In this Act:
      (1) CITY- The term `City' means the city of Fruit Heights, Utah.
        (2) MAP- The term `map' means the map entitled `Proposed Fruit Heights City

      Conveyance' and dated September 13, 2012.
        (3) NATIONAL FOREST SYSTEM LAND- The term `National Forest System land'

        means the approximately 100 acres of National Forest System land, as depicted on

      the map.
        (4) SECRETARY- The term `Secretary' means the Secretary of

      Agriculture.

SEC. 3. CONVEYANCE OF CERTAIN LAND TO THE CITY OF FRUIT HEIGHTS, UTAH.

      (a) In General- The Secretary shall convey to the City, without

      consideration, all right, title, and interest of the United States in and to the

    National Forest System land.
    (b) Survey-
        (1) IN GENERAL- If determined by the Secretary to be necessary, the exact

        acreage and legal description of the National Forest System land shall be

      determined by a survey approved by the Secretary.
        (2) COSTS- The City shall pay the reasonable survey and other administrative

      costs associated with a survey conducted under paragraph (1).
      (c) Easement- As a condition of the conveyance under subsection (a), the

      Secretary shall reserve an easement to the National Forest System land for the

    Bonneville Shoreline Trail.
      (d) Use of National Forest System Land- As a condition of the conveyance

      under subsection (a), the City shall use the National Forest System land only

    for public purposes.
      (e) Reversionary Interest- In the quitclaim deed to the City for the

      National Forest System land, the Secretary shall provide that the National

      Forest System land shall revert to the Secretary, at the election of the

      Secretary, if the National Forest System land is used for other than a public

      purpose.



























































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