Section, R.S. § 2477, authorized rights of way for construction of highways over public lands not reserved for public uses.
Effective Date of Repeal
Section 706(a) ofPub. L. 94–579provided that the repeal made by that section is effective on and after Oct. 21, 1976.
Repeal by Pub. L. 94–579not to be construed as terminating any valid lease, permit, patent, etc., existing on Oct. 21, 1976, see section 701 ofPub. L. 94–579, set out as a note under section
1701 of this title.
Regulations Affecting Rights-of-Way
Pub. L. 104–208, div. A, title I, § 101(d) [title I, § 108], Sept. 30, 1996, 110 Stat. 3009–181, 3009–200, provided that: “No final rule or regulation of any agency of the Federal Government pertaining to the recognition, management, or validity of a right-of-way pursuant to Revised Statute 2477 ([former] 43 U.S.C. 932) shall take effect unless expressly authorized by an Act of Congress subsequent to the date of enactment of this Act [Sept. 30, 1996].”
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