16 U.S. Code § 426 - Stones River National Battlefield; establishment; appointment of commission
A commission is created, to be composed of the following members, who shall be appointed by the Secretary of the Interior:
(2) A veteran of the Civil War who served honorably in the military forces of the United States; and
Source(Mar. 3, 1927, ch. 374, § 1,44 Stat. 1399; Ex. Ord. No. 6166, § 2, June 10, 1933; Ex. Ord. No. 6228, § 1, July 28, 1933; Pub. L. 86–443, §§ 2, 3,Apr. 22, 1960, 74 Stat. 82.)
Change of Name
Stones River National Military Park redesignated Stones River National Battlefield by Pub. L. 86–443. See section 426l of this title.
Transfer of Functions
Administrative functions of Stones River National Military Park transferred to Department of the Interior by Ex. Ord. Nos. 6166 and 6228, set out as notes under section 901 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees. Administrative functions of Stones River National Battlefield assigned to Department of the Interior by section 3 ofPub. L. 86–443, set out as section 426m of this title.
National Park Service substituted for Office of National Parks, Buildings, and Reservations referred to in Ex. Ord. No. 6166, § 2, by act Mar. 2, 1934, ch. 38, § 1,48 Stat. 389.
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