Actions

April 10, 2008, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 4520 proposed by Senator Coburn.
April 10, 2008, 3:00 pm ET - Coburn Amdt. No. 4520

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 4520. Mr. COBURN submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by him to the bill S. 2739, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior, the Forest Service, and the Department of Energy, to implement further the Act approving the Covenant to Establish a Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in Political Union with the United States of America, to amend the Compact of Free Association Amendments Act of 2003, and for other purposes; which was ordered
to lie on the table; as follows:

On page 203, between lines 2 and 3, insert the following:
Subtitle G--Notification and Consent Requirements Relating to National Heritage Areas


SEC. 491 NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENT.
The Secretary of the Interior shall not approve a management plan for a National Heritage Area designated by this title unless the local coordinating entity of the proposed National Heritage Area provides written notification through the United States mail of the designation to each individual who resides, or owns property that is located, in the proposed National Heritage Area.
SEC. 492. WRITTEN CONSENT REQUIREMENT.
With respect to each National Heritage Area designated by this title, no employee of the National Park Service or member of the local coordinating entity of the National Heritage Area (including any designee of the National Park Service or the local coordinating entity) may enter a parcel of private property located in the proposed National Heritage Area without the written consent of the owner of the parcel of property.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Apr 9, 2008.)