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16 U.S. Code § 410aaa–28 - Visitor center

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(a) In general

The Secretary may acquire not more than 5 acres of land and interests in land, and improvements on the land and interests, outside the boundaries of the park, in the unincorporated village of Joshua Tree, for the purpose of operating a visitor center.

(b) Boundary

The Secretary shall modify the boundary of the park to include the land acquired under this section as a noncontiguous parcel.

(c) AdministrationLand and facilities acquired under this section—
may include the property owned (as of March 12, 2019) by the Joshua Tree National Park Association and commonly referred to as the “Joshua Tree National Park Visitor Center”;
shall be administered by the Secretary as part of the park; and
may be acquired only with the consent of the owner, by donation, purchase with donated or appropriated funds, or exchange.
Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
“Secretary” Defined

Section 103 of Pub. L. 103–433 provided in part that in this subchapter “Secretary” means the Secretary of the Interior.