104TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION
H. R. 535
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey the Corning National Fish Hatchery to the State of Arkansas.
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Mrs. LINCOLN JANUARY 17, 1995 introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Resources
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey the Corning National Fish Hatchery to the State of Arkansas. 1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-
2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 3 4
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Corning National Fish
5 Hatchery Conveyance Act’’. 6 7 8
SEC. 2. CONVEYANCE OF CORNING NATIONAL FISH HATCHERY TO THE STATE OF ARKANSAS.
(a) CONVEYANCE REQUIREMENT.—Within 180 days
9 after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Secretary 10 of the Interior shall convey to the State of Arkansas with-
2 1 out reimbursement all right, title, and interest of the 2 United States in and to the property described in sub3 section (b), for use by the Arkansas Game and Fish Com4 mission as part of the State of Arkansas fish culture pro5 gram. 6 (b) PROPERTY DESCRIBED.—The property referred
7 to in subsection (a) is the property known as the Corning 8 National Fish Hatchery (popularly known as the William 9 H. Donham State Fish Hatchery), located one mile west 10 of Corning, Arkansas, on Arkansas State Highway 67 in 11 Clay County, Arkansas, consisting of 137.34 acres (more 12 or less), and all improvements and related personal prop13 erty under the control of the Secretary that is located on 14 that property, including buildings, structures, and equip15 ment. 16 (c) REVERSIONARY INTEREST OF UNITED STATES.—
17 All right, title, and interest in property described in sub18 section (b) shall revert to the United States if the property 19 ceases to be used as part of the State of Arkansas fish 20 culture program. The State of Arkansas shall ensure that 21 the property reverting to the United States is in substan22 tially the same or better condition as at the time of trans23 fer.
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