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93-622 (Known as the Eastern Wilderness Areas Act) Sec. 6. MANAGEMENT OF AREAS, (b)(1-3) Forest Service Alabama
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  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Inholdings
Wilderness(es): Beaver Creek Wilderness, Bradwell Bay Wilderness, Bristol Cliffs Wilderness, Caney Creek Wilderness, Cohutta Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Ellicott Rock Wilderness, Gee Creek Wilderness, James River Face Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness
Text: (b) Within the sixteen wilderness areas designated by section 3 of this Act: (1) the Secretary of Agriculture may acquire by purchase with donated or appropriated funds, by gift, exchange, condemnation, or otherwise, such lands, waters, or interests therein as he determines necessary or desirable for the purposes of this Act. All lands acquired under the provisions of this subsection shall become national forest lands and a part of the Wilderness System; (2) in exercising the exchange authority granted by paragraph (1), the Secretary of Agriculture may accept title to non-Federal property for federally owned property of substantially equal value, or, if not of substantially equal value, the value shall be equalized by the payment of money to the grantor or to the Secretary as the circumstances require; (3) the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to condemn any private land or interest therein within any wilderness area designated by or pursuant to this Act shall not be invoked so long as the owner or owners of such land or interest holds and uses it in the same manner and for those purposes for which such land or interest was held on the date of the designation of the wilderness area: Provided, however, That the Secretary of Agriculture may acquire such land or interest without consent of the owner or owners whenever he finds such use to be incompatible with the management of such area as wilderness and the owner or owners manifest unwillingness, and subsequently fail, to promptly discontinue such incompatible use;
93-622 (Known as the Eastern Wilderness Areas Act) Sec. 6(b)(4) Forest Service Alabama
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New Hampshire
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South Carolina
Tennessee
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  • General Admininstration
  • Inholdings
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Mechanized Equipment
  • Motorized Equipment
  • Motorized Vehicles
  • Commercial Use
  • Timber
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • General Access
  • Mechanized Access
Wilderness(es): Beaver Creek Wilderness, Bradwell Bay Wilderness, Bristol Cliffs Wilderness, Caney Creek Wilderness, Cohutta Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Ellicott Rock Wilderness, Gee Creek Wilderness, James River Face Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness
Text: (4) at least sixty days prior to any change in the use of such lands or interests therein described in paragraph (3) of this subsection which will result in any significant new construction or disturbance of land surface or flora or will require the use of motor vehicles and other forms of mechanized transport or motorized equipment (except as otherwise authorized by law for ingress or egress or for existing agricultural activities begun before the date of the designation other than timber cutting), the owner or owners of such lands or interests therein shall provide notice of such change in use to the supervisor of the national forest within which such lands are located, in accordance with such rules and regulations as the Secretary of Agriculture may promulgate;
93-622 (Known as the Eastern Wilderness Areas Act) Sec. 6(b)(6) Forest Service Alabama
Arkansas
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
New Hampshire
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South Carolina
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Virginia
West Virginia
Wisconsin
  • General Admininstration
  • Inholdings
  • Commercial Use
  • Timber
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
Wilderness(es): Beaver Creek Wilderness, Bradwell Bay Wilderness, Bristol Cliffs Wilderness, Caney Creek Wilderness, Cohutta Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Ellicott Rock Wilderness, Gee Creek Wilderness, James River Face Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness
Text: (6) for purposes of paragraphs (7) and (8) of this subsection, the term “property” shall mean a detached, noncommercial residential dwelling, the construction of which was begun before the date of the designation of the wilderness area (hereinafter referred to as “dwelling”), or an existing agricultural activity begun before the date of the designation of the wilderness area, other than timber cutting (hereinafter referred to as “agricultural activity”), together with so much of the land on which the dwelling or agricultural activity is situated, such land being in the same ownership as the dwelling or agricultural activity, as the Secretary of Agriculture shall determine to be necessary for the enjoyment of the dwelling for the sole purpose of noncommercial residential use or for the agricultural activity, together with any structures accessory to the dwelling or agricultural activity which are situated on the land so designated;
93-622 (Known as the Eastern Wilderness Areas Act) Sec. 6(b)(7-8) Forest Service Alabama
Arkansas
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
New Hampshire
North Carolina
South Carolina
Tennessee
Vermont
Virginia
West Virginia
Wisconsin
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Inholdings
Wilderness(es): Beaver Creek Wilderness, Bradwell Bay Wilderness, Bristol Cliffs Wilderness, Caney Creek Wilderness, Cohutta Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Ellicott Rock Wilderness, Gee Creek Wilderness, James River Face Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness
Text: (7) any owner or owners of property on the date of its acquisition by the Secretary of Agriculture may, as a condition of such acquisition, retain for themselves and their successors or assigns a right of use and occupancy of the property for such noncommercial residential purpose or agricultural activity for twenty-five years, or, in lieu thereof, for a term ending at the death of the owner or his spouse, whichever is later. The owner shall elect the term to be reserved. The Secretary of Agriculture shall pay to the owner the fair market value of the property on the date of such acquisition less the fair market value on such date of the right retained by the owner: Provided, That whenever an owner of property elects to retain a right of use and occupancy as provided for in this section, such owner shall be deemed to have waived any benefits or rights accruing under sections 203, 204, 205, and 206 of the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act off 1970 (84 Stat. 1894), and for the purposes of those sections such owner shall not be considered a displaced person as defined in section 101(6) of that Act; and (8) a right of use and occupancy retained or enjoyed pursuant to paragraph (7) of this subsection may be terminated with respect to the entire property by the Secretary of Agriculture upon his determination that the property or any portion thereof has ceased to be used for such noncommercial residential purpose or agricultural activity and upon tender to the holder of a right an amount equal to the fair market value as of the date of tender of that portion of the right which remains unexpired on the date of termination.
93-622 (Known as the Eastern Wilderness Areas Act) Sec. 7. TRANSFER OF FEDERAL PROPERTY, Sec. 8. APPLICABILITY Forest Service Alabama
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  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
Wilderness(es): Beaver Creek Wilderness, Bradwell Bay Wilderness, Bristol Cliffs Wilderness, Caney Creek Wilderness, Cohutta Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Ellicott Rock Wilderness, Gee Creek Wilderness, James River Face Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness
Text: SEC. 7. The head of any Federal department or agency having jurisdiction over any lands or interests in lands within the boundaries of wilderness areas and wilderness study areas designated by or pursuant to this Act is authorized to transfer to the Secretary jurisdiction over such lands for administration in accordance with the provisions of this Act. SEC. 8. Unless otherwise provided by any other Act the provisions of this Act shall only apply to National Forest areas east of the 100th meridian.
93-622 (Known as the Eastern Wilderness Areas Act) Sec. 9. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS Forest Service Alabama
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  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Appropriations
Wilderness(es): Beaver Creek Wilderness, Bradwell Bay Wilderness, Bristol Cliffs Wilderness, Caney Creek Wilderness, Cohutta Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Ellicott Rock Wilderness, Gee Creek Wilderness, James River Face Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness
Text: There are hereby authorized to be appropriated an amount not to exceed $5,000,000 for the acquisition by purchase, condemnation, or otherwise of lands, waters, or interests therein located in areas designated as wilderness pursuant to section 3 of this Act and an amount not to exceed $1,700,000 for the purpose of conducting a review of wilderness study areas designated by section 4 of this Act.