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The term “City” means the City of Paterson, New Jersey.
The term “Commission” means the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park Advisory Commission established by subsection (e)(1).
The term “Historic District” means the Great Falls Historic District in the State.
The term “management plan” means the management plan for the Park developed under subsection (d).
The term “Map” means the map entitled “Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park–Proposed Boundary”, numbered T03/80,001, and dated May 2008.
The term “Park” means the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park established by subsection (b)(1)(A).
The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of the Interior.
The term “State” means the State of New Jersey.
Subject to subparagraph (B), there is established in the State a unit of the National Park System to be known as the “Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park”.
The purpose of the Park is to preserve and interpret for the benefit of present and future generations certain historical, cultural, and natural resources associated with the Historic District.
The Map and the map referred to in paragraph (3)(B) shall be on file and available for public inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service.
Not later than 60 days after the date on which the conditions in clauses (i) and (ii) of paragraph (1)(B) are satisfied, the Secretary shall publish in the Federal Register notice of the establishment of the Park, including an official boundary map for the Park.
As the Secretary determines to be appropriate to carry out this section, the Secretary may enter into cooperative agreements with the owner of the Great Falls Visitor Center or any nationally significant properties within the boundary of the Park under which the Secretary may identify, interpret, restore, and provide technical assistance for the preservation of the properties.
No changes or alterations shall be made to any properties covered by a cooperative agreement entered into under subparagraph (A) unless the Secretary and the other party to the agreement agree to the changes or alterations.
As a condition of the receipt of funds under this paragraph, the Secretary shall require that any Federal funds made available under a cooperative agreement shall be matched on a 1-to-1 basis by non-Federal funds.
With the approval of the Secretary, the non-Federal share required under clause (i) may be in the form of donated property, goods, or services from a non-Federal source.
Except as provided in subparagraphs (B) and (C), the Secretary may acquire land or interests in land within the boundary of the Park by donation, purchase from a willing seller with donated or appropriated funds, or exchange.
Land or interests in land owned by the State or any political subdivision of the State may only be acquired by donation.
The Secretary may not acquire fee title to Hinchliffe Stadium, but may acquire a preservation easement in Hinchliffe Stadium if the Secretary determines that doing so will facilitate resource protection of the stadium.
The Secretary may provide technical assistance and public interpretation of related historic and cultural resources within the boundary of the Historic District.
The management plan shall include provisions that identify costs to be shared by the Federal Government, the State, and the City, and other public or private entities or individuals for necessary capital improvements to, and maintenance and operations of, the Park.
There is established a commission to be known as the “Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park Advisory Commission”.
The duties of the Commission shall be to advise the Secretary in the development and implementation of the management plan.
A member shall be appointed for a term of 3 years.
A member may be reappointed for not more than 1 additional term.
A vacancy on the Commission shall be filled in the same manner as the original appointment was made.
A majority of the Commission shall constitute a quorum.
The Commission shall select a Chairperson and Vice Chairperson from among the members of the Commission.
The Vice Chairperson shall serve as Chairperson in the absence of the Chairperson.
A member may serve as Chairperson or Vice Chairman for not more than 1 year in each office.
Members of the Commission shall serve without compensation.
Members of the Commission shall be allowed travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, at rates authorized for an employee of an agency under subchapter I of chapter 57 of title 5, while away from the home or regular place of business of the member in the performance of the duties of the Commission.
The Secretary shall provide the Commission with any staff members and technical assistance that the Secretary, after consultation with the Commission, determines to be appropriate to enable the Commission to carry out the duties of the Commission.
Section 1013(b) of title 5 shall not apply to the Commission.
The Commission shall terminate 10 years after March 30, 2009.
Not later than 3 fiscal years after the date on which funds are made available to carry out this section, the Secretary shall complete a study regarding the preservation and interpretation of Hinchliffe Stadium, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as are necessary to carry out this section.