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    The President has not signed this bill
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      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
      National Parks
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      house Committees
      House Committee on Natural Resources
      Public Lands and Environmental Regulation
    IntroducedDecember 16th, 2009

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Official Title

To revise the boundaries of the Gettysburg National Military Park to include the Gettysburg Train Station, and for other purposes.

Summary

Requires the inclusion of the land and interests commonly known as Gettysburg Train Station and its immediate surroundings in the Borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and the land and interests located along Plum Run in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Gettysburg National Military Park. Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to acquire publicly owned property within the area of the Train Station by purchase, from willing sellers only, if efforts to acquire such property without cost have been exhausted. Prohibits the acquisition of property within the areas of the Train Station and along Plum Run by eminent domain.