United States Code

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§ 6905.
Redwood National Park and the Lake Tahoe Basin
(a)
The Secretary of the Interior shall make a payment for each fiscal year to each unit of general local government in which an interest in land owned by the United States Government in the Redwood National Park is located. A unit may use the payment for any governmental purpose. The payment shall be made as provided in section 6903 of this title and shall include an amount payable under section 6903.
(b)
(1)
In addition to payments the Secretary makes under subsection (a) of this section, the Secretary shall make a payment for each fiscal year to each unit of general local government in which is located an interest in land—
(A)
owned by the Government in the Redwood National Park; or
(B)
acquired in the Lake Tahoe Basin under the Act of December 23, 1980 (Public Law 96–586, 94 Stat. 3383).
(2)
The payment shall be made as provided in section 6904 of this title and shall include an amount payable under section 6904. However, an amount computed but not paid because of the first sentence of subsection (b) and the 2d sentence of subsection (c) of section 6904 shall be carried forward and applied to future years in which the payment would not otherwise equal the amount of real property taxes assessed and levied on the land during the last fiscal year before the fiscal year in which the interest was acquired until the amount is applied completely.
(3)
The unit of general local government may use the payment for any governmental purpose.
(4)
The Redwoods Community College District is a school district under section 6904(b) of this title.
(Pub. L. 97–258, Sept. 13, 1982, 96 Stat. 1034.)
cite as: 31 USC 6905