S 417

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

S. 417

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to transfer to the Secretary of the Navy certain Federal land in Churchill County, Nevada.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 28, 2011

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


A BILL

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to transfer to the Secretary of the Navy certain Federal land in Churchill County, Nevada.

    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 `Churchill County Land Transfer Act'.

SEC. 2. TRANSFER OF DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR LAND.

    (a) In General- Not later than 180 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of the Interior shall transfer to the Secretary of the Navy, without consideration, the Federal land described in subsection (b).

    (b) Description of Federal Land- The Federal land referred to in subsection (a) is the parcel of approximately 400 acres of land under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior that--

      (1) is adjacent to Naval Air Station Fallon in Churchill County, Nevada; and

      (2) was withdrawn under Public Land Order 6834 (NV-943-4214-10; N-37875).

    (c) Management- On transfer of the Federal land described under subsection (b) to the Secretary of the Navy, the Secretary of the Navy shall have full jurisdiction, custody, and control of the Federal land.

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