An Act Authorizing the Trustees of the National Gallery of Art to construct a building or buildings on the site bounded by Fourth Street, Pennsylvania Avenue, Third Street, and Madison Drive Northwest, in the District of Columbia, and making provision for the maintenance thereof

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Summary

The Trustees of the National Gallery of Art are authorized to construct one or more buildings to serve as additions to the National Gallery of Art. The cost of constructing any such building shall be paid from trust funds administered by the Trustees. The plans and specification for any such building shall be approved by the Commission of Fine Arts and the national Capital Planning Commission. The specific dimensions of the grounds are delineated. If any public utility located within this area is required to be relocated or protected by reason of the construction, the cost of such relocation or protection shall be paid from trust funds administered by the Trustees of the National Gallery of Art.

Author

90th Congress, Sess. 2, 1968

Subject

  • United States Commission of Fine Arts
  • National Capital Planning Commission
  • National Gallery of Art (U.S.)

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 82 Stat. 286
  • Title 40, Public Buildings, Property, and Works
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

82 Stat. 286 (1968); Pub. L. No. 90-376 (Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

  • 1968
  • 07/05/1968

Topic

  • Trusts and trustees
  • Construction (Buildings)
  • Museum trustees
  • Public utilities

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 286

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