PUBLIC LAW 97-224—JULY 28, 1982
96 STAT. 243
Public Law 97-224 97th Congress Joint Resolution To authorize and direct the Secretary of the Interior, subject to the supervision and approval of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memoried Commission, to proceed with the construction of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, and for other purposes.
July 28, 1982 [S.J. Res. 95]
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. That the Secretary of the Franklin Delano Interior is authorized and directed, subject to the supervision and Roosevelt Memorial, approval of the FrankUn Delano Roosevelt Memorial Commission, construction. to construct the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in accordance 16 USC 431 note. with the general design developed by the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Conunission and approved by the Commission of Fine Arts on September 20, 1979. Such memorial shall be constructed in that portion of West Potomac Park in the District of Columbia which lies between Independence Avenue and the inlet bridge, reserved for the memorial by a joint resolution approved September 1, 1959 (Public Law 86-214). SEC. 2. The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial shall be operated and maintained by the Secretary of the Interior subject to the provisions of the Act of August 25, 1916 (39 Stat. 535), as amended 43 USC 1457; 16 USC 1-4, and supplemented. 22, 43. SEC. 3. There are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal years Appropriation beginning after September 30, 1982, such sums as may be necessary authorization. to carry out the provisions of this joint resolution. Approved July 28, 1982.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S.J. Res. 95 (H.J. Res. 400): HOUSE REPORT No. 97-556 accompanying H.J. Res. 400 (Comm. on House Administration). SENATE REPORT No. 97-311 (Comm. on Rules and Administration). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 128 (1982): Mar. 8, considered and passed Senate. July 14, H.J. Res. 400, considered and passed House; S.J. Res. 95, passed in lieu.