The lands depicted as the “Hells Canyon Wilderness” on the map referred to in section
460gg(b) of this title are hereby designated as wilderness.
(b) Application of Wilderness Act
The wilderness designated by this subchapter shall be administered by the Secretary in accordance with the provisions of this subchapter or in accordance with the provisions of the Wilderness Act [16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.], whichever is the more restrictive, except that any reference in such provisions of the Wilderness Act to the effective date of that Act shall be deemed to be a reference to the effective date of this subchapter. The provisions of section
460gg–8 of this title shall apply to the wilderness. The Secretary shall make such boundary revisions to the wilderness as may be necessary due to the exercise of his authority under subsection 3(b) of this Act.
This subchapter, referred to in subsec. (b), was in the original “this Act”, which is Pub. L. 94–199, Dec. 31, 1975, 89 Stat. 1117, which enacted sections
460gg–13 of this title, amended sections
1276 of this title, and enacted provisions set out as notes under sections
1274 of this title.
The Wilderness Act, referred to in subsec. (b), is Pub. L. 88–577, Sept. 3, 1964, 78 Stat. 890, as amended, which is classified generally to chapter 23 (§ 1131 et seq.) of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
1131 of this title and Tables.
The effective date of the Wilderness Act, referred to in subsec. (b), means Sept. 3, 1964, the date of enactment of Pub. L. 88–577, which enacted chapter
23 of this title.
The effective date of this subchapter, referred to in subsec. (b), means Dec. 31, 1975, the date of enactment of Pub. L. 94–199.
Subsection 3(b) of this Act, referred to in subsec. (b), is subsec. 3(b) ofPub. L. 94–199, which is set out as a note under section
1274 of this title.
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