When title to the site of Fort Frederica, on Saint Simon Island, Georgia, and such other related sites located thereon, as may be designated by the Secretary of the Interior, in the exercise of his discretion, as necessary or desirable for national-monument purposes, shall have been vested in the United States, said area not to exceed 305 acres shall be, and is, set apart as a national monument for the benefit and inspiration of the people, and shall be called the “Fort Frederica National Monument.”
16 U.S. Code § 433g. Fort Frederica National Monument; establishment
2019—Pub. L. 116–9 substituted “305 acres” for “two hundred and fifty acres”.
1958—Pub. L. 85–401 increased maximum acreage from one hundred acres to two hundred and fifty acres.
1950—Act Sept. 20, 1950, increased maximum acreage from eighty to one hundred acres.
Act Sept. 20, 1950, ch. 957, § 2, 64 Stat. 869, provided that:
“Upon completion of the land exchange under subsection (a) of section 1, the Secretary of the Interior shall revise the boundary of Fort Frederica National Monument to reflect the exchange and shall administer the land acquired through the exchange as part of that monument.”