22 U.S. Code § 297 - Acquisition of property by lease

The authority granted to acquire sites and buildings by purchase or otherwise shall include authority to acquire leaseholds.


(May 7, 1926, ch. 250, § 6,44 Stat. 405; June 19, 1952, ch. 446, § 4,66 Stat. 140; Pub. L. 95–105, title I, § 106(b),Aug. 17, 1977, 91 Stat. 845.)

1977—Pub. L. 95–105struck out “of not less than ten years” after “acquire leaseholds”.
1952—Act June 19, 1952, provided for leaseholds of not less than 10 years.

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