[United States Statutes at Large, Volume 117, 108th Congress, 1st Session] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office, www.gpo.gov] 117 STAT. 779 Public Law 108-32 108th Congress An Act To provide for the expeditious completion of the acquisition of land owned by the State of Wyoming within the boundaries of Grand Teton National Park, and for other purposes. [NOTE: June 17, 2003 - [S. 273]] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress [NOTE: Grand Teton National Park Land Exchange Act. 16 USC 406d-1 note.] assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``Grand Teton National Park Land Exchange Act''. SEC. 2. [NOTE: 16 USC 406d-1 note.] DEFINITIONS. As used in this Act: (1) The term ``Federal lands'' means public lands as defined in section 103(e) of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1702(e)). (2) The term ``Governor'' means the Governor of the State of Wyoming. (3) The term ``Secretary'' means the Secretary of the Interior. (4) The term ``State lands'' means lands and interest in lands owned by the State of Wyoming within the boundaries of Grand Teton National Park as identified on a map titled ``Private, State & County Inholdings Grand Teton National Park'', dated March 2001, and numbered GTNP/0001. SEC. 3. ACQUISITION OF STATE [NOTE: 16 USC 406d-1 note.] LANDS. (a) The Secretary is authorized to acquire approximately 1,406 acres of State lands within the exterior boundaries of Grand Teton National Park, as generally depicted on the map referenced in section 2(4), by any one or a combination of the following-- (1) donation; (2) purchase with donated or appropriated funds; or (3) exchange of Federal lands in the State of Wyoming that are identified for disposal under approved land use plans in effect on the date of enactment of this Act under section 202 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1712) that are of equal value to the State lands acquired in the exchange. (b) [NOTE: Reports.] In the event that the Secretary or the Governor determines that the Federal lands eligible for exchange under subsection (a)(3) are not sufficient or acceptable for the acquisition of all the State lands identified in section 2(4), the Secretary shall identify other Federal lands or interests therein in the State of Wyoming for possible exchange and shall identify such lands or interests together [[Page 780]] 117 STAT. 780 with their estimated value in a report to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources of the United States Senate and the Committee on Resources of the House of Representatives. Such lands or interests shall not be available for exchange unless authorized by an Act of Congress enacted after the date of submission of the report. SEC. 4. VALUATION OF STATE AND FEDERAL [NOTE: 16 USC 406d-1 note.] INTERESTS. (a) Agreement on Appraiser.--If the Secretary and the Governor are unable to agree on the value of any Federal lands eligible for exchange under section 3(a)(3) or State lands, then the Secretary and the Governor may select a qualified appraiser to conduct an appraisal of those lands. The purchase or exchange under section 3(a) shall be conducted based on the values determined by the appraisal. (b) No Agreement on Appraiser.--If the Secretary and the Governor are unable to agree on the selection of a qualified appraiser under subsection (a), then the Secretary and the Governor shall each designate a qualified appraiser. The two designated appraisers shall select a qualified third appraiser to conduct the appraisal with the advice and assistance of the two designated appraisers. The purchase or exchange under section 3(a) shall be conducted based on the values determined by the appraisal. (c) Appraisal Costs.--The Secretary and the State of Wyoming shall each pay one-half of the appraisal costs under subsections (a) and (b). SEC. 5. ADMINISTRATION [NOTE: 16 USC 406d-1 note.] OF STATE LANDS ACQUIRED BY THE UNITED STATES. The State lands conveyed to the United States under section 3(a) shall become part of Grand Teton National Park. The Secretary shall manage such lands under the Act of August 25, 1916 (commonly known as the ``National Park Service Organic Act''), and other laws, rules, and regulations applicable to Grand Teton National Park. SEC. 6. AUTHORIZATION FOR [NOTE: 16 USC 406d-1 note.] APPROPRIATIONS. There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for the purposes of this Act. Approved June 17, 2003. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--S. 273: --------------------------------------------------------------------------- SENATE REPORTS: No. 108-14 (Comm. on Energy and Natural Resources). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 149 (2003): Apr. 3, considered and passed Senate. June 3, 5, considered and passed House.