PUBLIC LAW 99-564—Oct. 27, 1986
100 STAT. 3179
Public Law 99-564 99th Congress An Act To amend an Act to add certain lands on the Island of Hawaii to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
Oct. 27, 1986 [S. 2320] Real property.
SECTION 1. ADDITION TO HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK.
The Act entitled "An Act to add certain lands on the Island of Hawaii to the Hawaii National Park, and for other purposes" (52 Stat. 781; 16 U.S.C. 391b) is amended by adding at the end the following new section: "SEC. 5, (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, the Secretary of the Interior (hereinafter referred to as the 'Secretary') is authorized to acquire by donation or exchange the land and interests therein comprising approximately 5,650 acres and identified as tract number 118/22 on the map entitled 'Recommended Land Acquisition', in the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Land Protection Plan as recommended May 17, 1985, which plan shall be on file and available for public inspection in the Office of the Director, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C. and the Office of the Superintendent, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii. "(b) In exercising his authority to acquire the real property referred to in subsection (a) by exchange, the Secretary may accept title thereto and in exchange therefor he may convey to the grantor of such real property title to any United States Government real property under his administrative jurisdiction, other than real property within or administered as a part of the National Park System, in the State of Hawaii which he determines is suitable for such exchange. The values of the properties exchanged shall be approximately equal, or if they are not approximately equal, the values shall be equalized by the payment of money to the grantor or to the Secretary as the circumstances require. In no circumstance shall an equalization payment exceed one fourth (25 percent) the appraised value of the real property referred to in subsection (a). Any money paid to the Secretary shall be deposited as miscellaneous receipts in the Treasury of the United States. "(c) Real property owned by the State of Hawaii or any political subdivision thereof may be acquired only by donation or exchange. "(d)(1) In order to facilitate the acquisition of the real property referred to in subsection (a) by exchange, notwithstanding any other provision of law, upon request of the Secretary, the Administrator of General Services shall transfer to the Secretary, without reimbursement, administrative jurisdiction over any excess or surjilus United States Government real property in the State of Hawaii for purposes of such an exchange. "(2) For the purposes of a land exchange with the State of Hawaii, the Secretary shall consult with the State of Hawaii in the process
Public information. 16 USC 392c.