Editorial Notes
References in Text

Hereinafter, referred to in subsec. (a), means Pub. L. 94–545, which is classified to this subchapter. For complete classification of Pub. L. 94–545 to the Code, see Tables.


2004—Subsec. (c)(6). Pub. L. 108–199, § 139(a), added par. (6) and struck out former par. (6) which read: “Nothing in this section—

“(A) affects the use of private land adjacent to the park;

“(B) preempts the authority of the State with respect to the regulation of hunting, fishing, boating, and wildlife management on private land or water outside the boundaries of the park; or

“(C) negatively affects the economic development of the areas surrounding the park.”

2003—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 108–108, § 148(1), struck out last sentence which read “The total acreage of the monument including lands described in subsection (a) and this subsection shall not exceed 22,200 acres.”

Subsecs. (c), (d). Pub. L. 108–108, § 148(2), added subsecs. (c) and (d).

1988—Pub. L. 100–524 designated existing provisions as subsec. (a), struck out “, but the total area may not exceed fifteen thousand, two hundred acres” after “Federal Register”, and added subsec. (b).

Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Change of Name

“Congaree National Park”, “park”, and “Park” substituted in text for “Congaree Swamp National Monument”, “monument”, and “Monument”, respectively, pursuant to Pub. L. 108–108, § 135, which is set out below and which redesignated the Congaree Swamp National Monument as the Congaree National Park.

Pub. L. 108–108, title I, § 135, Nov. 10, 2003, 117 Stat. 1270, provided that: “Upon enactment of this Act, the Congaree Swamp National Monument shall be designated the Congaree National Park.”

Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs of the Senate abolished and replaced by Committee on Energy and Natural Resources of the Senate, effective Feb. 11, 1977. See Rule XXV of Standing Rules of the Senate, as amended by Senate Resolution No. 4 (popularly cited as the “Committee System Reorganization Amendments of 1977”), approved Feb. 4, 1977.

Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs of House of Representatives changed to Committee on Natural Resources of House of Representatives on Jan. 5, 1993, by House Resolution No. 5, One Hundred Third Congress.

Short Title of 1988 Amendment

Pub. L. 100–524, § 1, Oct. 24, 1988, 102 Stat. 2606, provided that: “This Act [enacting section 191a of Title 30, Mineral Lands and Mining, amending this section and section 410jjj–4 of this title, and enacting provisions listed in a table of Wilderness Areas set out under section 1132 of this title] may be cited as the ‘Congaree Swamp National Monument Expansion and Wilderness Act’.”