Legislation

Jun 04 2013

H.R. 885

Official Short: San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2013

Long Title: To expand the boundary of the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, and for other purposes.

STATUS:

  • June 4, 2013.--Introduced.

H.R.885

San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2013 (Referred in Senate - RFS)

HR 885 RFS

113th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 885
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 4, 2013

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


AN ACT

To expand the boundary of the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, and for other purposes.

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 `San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2013'.

SEC. 2. BOUNDARY EXPANSION.

    Section 201(a) of Public Law 95-629 (16 U.S.C. 410ee(a)) is amended--
      (1) by striking `In order' and inserting `(1) In order';
      (2) by striking `The park shall also' and inserting the following:
    `(2) The park shall also';
      (3) by striking `After advising the' and inserting the following:
    `(5) After advising the'.
      (4) by inserting after paragraph (2) (as so designated by paragraph (2)) the following:
    `(3) The boundary of the park is further modified to include approximately 137 acres, as depicted on the map titled `San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Proposed Boundary Addition', numbered 472/113,006A, and dated June 2012. The map shall be on file and available for inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
    `(4) The Secretary may not acquire by condemnation any land or interest in land within the boundaries of the park. The Secretary is authorized to acquire land and interests in land that are within the boundaries of the park pursuant to paragraph (3) by donation or exchange only (and in the case of an exchange, no payment may be made by the Secretary to any landowner). No private property or non-Federal public property shall be included within the boundaries of the park without the written consent of the owner of such property. Nothing in this Act, the establishment of the park, or the management plan of the park shall be construed to create buffer zones outside of the park. That an activity or use can be seen or heard from within the park shall not preclude the conduct of that activity or use outside the park.'.

Passed the House of Representatives June 3, 2013.

Attest:

KAREN L. HAAS,

Clerk.