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104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 1022. BISTI/DE-NA-ZIN WILDERNESS EXPANSION AND FOSSIL FOREST PROTECTION, (b)(4)(2-3) Bureau of Land Management New Mexico
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
Wilderness(es): Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness
Text: (b) WILDERNESS DESIGNATION.—Section 102 of the San Juan Basin Wilderness Protection Act of 1984 (98 Stat. 3155) is amended— (4) by adding at the end the following new subsection: ‘‘(2) The Secretary of the Interior may issue coal leases in New Mexico in exchange for any preference right coal lease application within the area described in subsection (a)(3). Such exchanges shall be made in accordance with applicable existing laws and regulations relating to coal leases after a determination has been made by the Secretary that the applicant is entitled to a preference right lease and that the exchange is in the public interest. ‘‘(3) Operations on oil and gas leases issued prior to the date of enactment of subsection (a)(3) shall be subject to the applicable provisions of Group 3100 of title 43, Code of Federal Regulations (including section 3162.5–1), and such other terms, stipulations, and conditions as the Secretary of the Interior considers necessary to avoid significant disturbance of the land surface or impairment of the ecological, educational, scientific, recreational, scenic, and other wilderness values of the lands described in subsection (a)(3) in existence on the date of enactment of subsection (a)(3). In order to satisfy valid existing rights on the lands described in subsection (a)(3), the Secretary of the Interior may exchange any oil and gas lease within this area for an unleased parcel outside this area of like mineral estate and with similar appraised mineral values.’’.
104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 1022(c) Bureau of Land Management New Mexico
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
Wilderness(es): Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness
Text: (c) EXCHANGES FOR STATE LANDS.—Section 104 of the San Juan Basin Wilderness Protection Act of 1984 (98 Stat. 3156) is amended— (1) in the first sentence of subsection (b), by inserting after ‘‘of this Act’’ the following: ‘‘with regard to the areas described in paragraphs (1) and (2) of subsection (a), and not later than 120 days after the date of enactment of subsection (a)(3) with regard to the area described in subsection (a)(3)’’; (2) in subsection (c), by inserting before the period the following: ‘‘with regard to the areas described in paragraphs (1) and (2) of subsection (a), and as of the date of enactment of subsection (a)(3) with regard to the area described in subsection (a)(3)’’; and (3) in the last sentence of subsection (d), by inserting before the period the following: ‘‘with regard to the areas described in paragraphs (1) and (2) of subsection (a), and not later than 2 years after the date of enactment of subsection (a)(3) with regard to the area described in subsection (a)(3)’’.
104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 1022(d) Bureau of Land Management New Mexico
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Access
  • Tribal Access
Wilderness(es): Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness
Text: (d) EXCHANGES FOR INDIAN LANDS.—Section 105 of the San Juan Basin Wilderness Protection Act of 1984 (98 Stat. 3157) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection: ‘‘(d)(1) The Secretary of the Interior shall exchange any lands held in trust for the Navajo Tribe by the Bureau of Indian Affairs that are within the boundary of the area described in subsection (a)(3). ‘‘(2) The lands shall be exchanged for lands within New Mexico approximately equal in value that are selected by the Navajo Tribe. ‘‘(3) After the exchange, the lands selected by the Navajo Tribe shall be held in trust by the Secretary of the Interior in the same manner as the lands described in paragraph (1).’’
104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 1023. OPAL CREEK WILDERNESS AND SCENIC RECREATION AREA, (c)(1-2) Forest Service Oregon
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
  • Access
  • Easements
Wilderness(es): Opal Creek Wilderness
Text: (c) ESTABLISHMENT OF OPAL CREEK WILDERNESS AND SCENIC RECREATION AREA.— (1) ESTABLISHMENT.—On a determination by the Secretary under paragraph (2)— (A) the Opal Creek Wilderness, as depicted on the map described in subsection (a)(2), is hereby designated as wilderness, subject to the provisions of the Wilderness Act of 1964, shall become a component of the National Wilderness System, and shall be known as the Opal Creek Wilderness; (B) the part of the Bull of the Woods Wilderness that is located in the Willamette National Forest shall be incorporated into the Opal Creek Wilderness; (2) CONDITIONS.—The designations in paragraph (1) shall not take effect unless the Secretary makes a determination, not later than 2 years after the date of enactment of this title, that the following conditions have been met: (A) the following have been donated to the United States in an acceptable condition and without encumbrances: (i) all right, title, and interest in the following patented parcels of land— (I) Santiam Number 1, mineral survey number 992, as described in patent number 39–92–0002, dated December 11, 1991; (II) Ruth Quartz Mine Number 2, mineral survey number 994, as described in patent number 39–91–0012, dated February 12, 1991; (III) Morning Star Lode, mineral survey number 993, as described in patent number 36– 91–0011, dated February 12, 1991; (ii) all right, title, and interest held by any entity other than the Times Mirror Land and Timber Company, its successors and assigns, in and to lands located in section 18, township 8 south, range 5 east, Marion County, Oregon, Eureka numbers 6, 7, 8, and 13 mining claims; and (iii) an easement across the Hewitt, Starvation, and Poor Boy Mill Sites, mineral survey number 990, as described in patent number 36–91–0017, dated May 9, 1991. In the sole discretion of the Secretary, such easement may be limited to administrative use if an alternative access route, adequate and appropriate for public use, is provided. (B) a binding agreement has been executed by the Secretary and the owners of record as of March 29, 1996, of the following interests, specifying the terms and conditions for the disposition of such interests to the United States Government— (i) The lode mining claims known as Princess Lode, Black Prince Lode, and King Number 4 Lode, embracing portions of sections 29 and 32, township 8 south, range 5 east, Willamette Meridian, Marion County, Oregon, the claims being more particularly described in the field notes and depicted on the plat of mineral survey number 887, Oregon; and (ii) Ruth Quartz Mine Number 1, mineral survey number 994, as described in patent number 39–91–0012, dated February 12, 1991.
Additional Notes: provisions to acquire mining interests within two years of the law's enactment in order to designate the wilderness area
104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 1023, (f)(1) Forest Service Oregon
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Inholdings
Wilderness(es): Opal Creek Wilderness
Text: (f) GENERAL PROVISIONS.— (1) LAND ACQUISITION.— (A) IN GENERAL.—Subject to the other provisions of this section, the Secretary may acquire any lands or interests in land in the Scenic Recreation Area or the Opal Creek Wilderness that the Secretary determines are needed to carry out this section. (B) PUBLIC LAND.—Any lands or interests in land owned by a State or a political subdivision of a State may be acquired only by donation or exchange. (C) CONDEMNATION.—Within the boundaries of the Opal Creek Wilderness or the Scenic Recreation Area, the Secretary may not acquire any privately owned land or interest in land without the consent of the owner unless the Secretary finds that— (i) the nature of land use has changed significantly, or the landowner has demonstrated intent to change the land use significantly, from the use that existed on the date of the enactment of this Act; and (ii) acquisition by the Secretary of the land or interest in land is essential to ensure use of the land or interest in land in accordance with the purposes of this title or the management plan prepared under subsection (d)(2).
104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 302. ANAKTUVUK PASS LAND EXCHANGE, (b)(1)(A) National Park Service Alaska
  • General Admininstration
  • Pre-existing Uses/Rights/ Laws
  • Miscellaneous
Wilderness(es): Gates of the Arctic Wilderness
Text: (b) RATIFICATION OF AGREEMENT.— (1) RATIFICATION.— (A) IN GENERAL.—The terms, conditions, procedures, covenants, reservations, and other provisions set forth in the document entitled ‘‘Donation, Exchange of Lands and Interests in Lands and Wilderness Redesignation Agreement Among Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, Nunamiut Corporation, City of Anaktuvuk Pass and the United States of America’’ (hereinafter referred to in this section as ‘‘the Agreement’’), executed by the parties on December 17, 1992, as amended, are hereby incorporated in this title, are ratified and confirmed, and set forth the obligations and commitments of the United States, Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, Nunamiut Corporation and the City of Anaktuvuk Pass, as a matter of Federal law.
104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 302(d)(2) National Park Service Alaska
  • General Admininstration
  • Pre-existing Uses/Rights/ Laws
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Hunting/Fishing/Trapping
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Gates of the Arctic Wilderness, Noatak Wilderness
Text: (d) CONFORMANCE WITH OTHER LAW.— (2) ALASKA NATIONAL INTEREST LANDS CONSERVATION ACT.—Except to the extent specifically set forth in this section or the Agreement, nothing in this section or in the Agreement shall be construed to enlarge or diminish the rights, privileges, or obligations of any person, including specifically the preference for subsistence uses and access to subsistence resources provided under the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act (16 U.S.C. 3101 et seq.).
104-333 Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 Sec. 311. KENAI NATIVES ASSOCIATION LAND EXCHANGE, (e) Fish and Wildlife Service Alaska
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Miscellaneous
Wilderness(es): Kenai Wilderness
Text: (e) ADJUSTMENTS TO NATIONAL WILDERNESS SYSTEM.—Upon acquisition of lands by the United States pursuant to subsection (d)(2)(A), that portion of the Stephanka Tract lying south and west of the Kenai River, consisting of approximately 592 acres, shall be included in and managed as part of the Kenai Wilderness and such lands shall be managed in accordance with the applicable provisions of the Wilderness Act and ANILCA.
 
 



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