2018 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Hanger
Remove Restrictions on Land Acquisition (language only)

Item 363 #3s

Item 363 #3s

Natural Resources
Department of Conservation and Recreation


Page 326, line 39, strike "as a condition of the".

Page 326, line 40, strike "expenditure of all amounts included in this Item,".

Page 326, line 41, strike "new".

Page 326, line 42, strike "Natural Area Preserve".

Page 326, line 43, strike "land as expressly set out in Item".

Page 326, line 44, strike "C-27 of this act, as well as".

Page 326, line 44, strike "lands contiguous" and insert "additions".

Page 326, line 44, following "or" insert "new".

Page 326, strike lines 45 through line 49, and insert "Area Preserves. The department shall inform the Chairmen of the House Appropriations Committee and Senate Finance Committee of all planned and executed land acquisitions at least semiannually.".


(This amendment eliminates language that prohibits the Department of Conservation and Recreation from procuring or accepting new lands for use as a State Park or Natural Area Preserve without a specific appropriation for such purpose. A series of companion amendments are included in the Capital Outlay section of the Appropriation Act.)