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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

PUBLIC LAW 100-692—NOV. 18, 1988

102 STAT. 4555

on a reimbursable basis, such administrative support services as the Commission may request. (d) MAILS.—The Commission may use the United States mails in the same manner and under the same conditions as other departments and agencies of the United States. (e) USE OF FUNDS TO OBTAIN MONEY.—The Commission may use its funds to obtain money from any source under any program or law requiring the recipient of such money to make a contribution in order to receive such money. (f) GIFTS.—(1) Except as provided in subsection (g)(2)(B), the Commission may, for purposes of cariying out its duties, seek, accept, and dispose of gifts, bequests, or donations of money, personal property, or services, received from any source. (2) For purposes of section 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, any gift to the Commission shall be deemed to be a gift to the United States. (g) ACQUISITION OF REAL PROPERTY.—(1) Except as provided in paragraph (2) and except with respect to any leasing of facilities under subsection (c), the Commission may not acquire any real property or interest in real property. (2) Subject to paragraph (3), the Commission may acquire real property, or interests in real property, in the Corridor— (A) by gift or devise; or (B) by purchase from a willing seller with money which was given or bequeathed to the Commission on the condition that such money would be used to purchase real property, or interests in real property, in the Corridor. (3) Any real property or interest in real property acquired by the Commission under paragraph (2) shall be conveyed by the Commission to an appropriate public agency, as determined by the Commission. Any such conveyance shall be made— (A) as soon as practicable after such acquisition; (B) without consideration; and (C) on the condition that the real property or interest in real property so conveyed is used for public purposes. (h) COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS.—For purposes of carrying out the plan, the Commission may enter into cooperative agreements with the Commonwealth, with any political subdivision of the Commonwealth, or with any person. Any such cooperative agreement shall, at a minimum, establish procedures for providing notice to the Commission of any action proposed by the Commonwealth, such political subdivision, or such person which may affect the implementation of the Plan. (i) ADVISORY GROUPS.—The Commission may establish such advisory groups as it deems necessary to ensure open communication with, and assistance from, the Commonwealth, political subdivisions of the Commonwealth, and interested persons. SEC. 8. DUTIES OF THE COMMISSION. (a) PREPARATION OF PLAN.—Within 2 years after the Commission

conducts its first meeting, it shall submit to the Secretary of the Interior a Cultural Herit^e and Corridor Management Plan. The Plan shall be based on existing Federal, Commonwealth, and local plans, but shall coordinate those plans and present a unified historic preservation and interpretation plan for the Corridor. The Plan shall—