and 942–1 to 942–9 of this title and sections 607a and 615a of title 16, shall, within twelve months after filing the preliminary map of location of its road as hereinbefore prescribed, whether upon surveyed or unsurveyed lands, file with such officer as the Secretary of the Interior may designate of the land office for the district where such land is located a map and profile of at least a twenty-mile section of its road or a profile of its entire road if less than twenty miles, as definitely fixed; and shall thereafter each year definitely locate and file a map of such location as aforesaid of not less than twenty miles additional of its line of road until the entire road has been thus definitely located, and upon approval thereof by the Secretary of the Interior the same shall be noted upon the records of said office, and thereafter all such lands over which such right of way shall pass shall be disposed of subject to each right of way:
See References in Text note below.
References in Text
Sections 687a and 687a–2 to 687a–5 of this title, referred to in text, were repealed by
[Pub. L. 94–579, title VII], §§ 703(a), 704(a), Oct. 21, 1976, [90 Stat. 2789], 2792.
Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Repeal; Savings Provision
Section repealed by
[Pub. L. 94–579, title VII, § 706(a)], Oct. 21, 1976, [90 Stat. 2793], effective on and after Oct. 21, 1976, insofar as applicable to the issuance of rights-of-way over, upon, under, and through the public lands and lands in the National Forest System. Such repeal not to be construed as terminating any valid lease, permit, patent, etc., existing on Oct. 21, 1976, see [section 701 of Pub. L. 94–579], set out as a note under section 1701 of this title.
Transfer of Functions
“Such officer as the Secretary of the Interior may designate” substituted in text for “register” on authority of section 403 of Reorg. Plan No. 3 of 1946, which abolished all registers of district land offices and transferred functions of register of district land office to Secretary of the Interior. See section 403 of Reorg. Plan No. 3 of 1946, set out as a note under section 1 of this title.