Editorial Notes
References in Text

The effective date of this sentence, referred to in subsec. (b), probably refers to the date of enactment of Pub. L. 94–549, which was approved Oct. 18, 1976.

Prior Provisions

A prior section 5 of Pub. L. 89–761 was classified to section 460u–4 of this title, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 94–549, § 1(9).


2019—Subsec. (a)(2)(A), (3)(A). Pub. L. 116–6, § 115(a)(1)(B), substituted “Park” for “lakeshore” in introductory provisions.

Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 116–6, § 115(a)(1)(A), substituted “National Park” for “National Lakeshore”.

1998—Subsec. (a)(3)(A). Pub. L. 105–277, § 101(e) [title I, § 141(1)], in introductory provisions, struck out “as of that date” after “record of such property” and inserted “, subject to subparagraph (B),” after “term ending”.

Subsec. (a)(3)(B). Pub. L. 105–277, § 101(e) [title I, § 141(2)], substituted “Subparagraph (A)(ii)” for “Subparagraph (A)” in introductory provisions.

1992—Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 102–430, § 4(c), substituted a comma for a period after first reference to “626–91014”.

Subsec. (a)(3). Pub. L. 102–430, § 4(b), added par. (3).

1986—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 99–583 designated existing provisions as par. (1), inserted “owners described in paragraph (2) and” and substituted reference to the map referred to in section 460u–3 of this title for reference to the map referred to in section 460u of this title, “(A)” for “(1)” in two places, “(B)” for “(2)”, and “. In the case of improved property within the boundaries of the map dated December 1980 and numbered 626–91014” for “: Provided, That”, and added par. (2).

1980—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 96–612, § 1(6), substituted provisions authorizing certain owners of improved property, except such owners within area II–B, to retain rights of use and occupancy of such property for noncommercial residential purposes for a term either ending at death or at a specified date no later than September 30, 2010, for provisions authorizing certain owners of similar property to retain such rights for similar purposes for a fixed term of twenty years or less, as elected, authorizing the conveyance or leasing of such rights, and specifying the formula for reimbursing such owners upon acquisition of such property by the Secretary.

Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 96–612, § 1(7), added subsec. (c).

1976—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 94–549, § 1(4)(a), provided that owners within unit II–B on the map referred to in section 460u of this title be excluded from use and occupancy rights, that owners attain the age of majority to be eligible to retain use and occupancy rights, and that the maximum term that an owner may retain use and occupancy rights be reduced to twenty years from twenty-five years.

Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 94–549, § 1(4)(b), substituted provision requiring failure of property to be used in accordance with the terms and applicable conditions as grounds for termination by the Secretary for provision which required failure of the property to be used in accordance with applicable zoning standards, added nonpayment of property taxes as a ground for termination, and provided that the standards for right of use and occupancy applicable prior to Oct. 18, 1976 remain in effect for such right, including applicable zoning regulations.