An Act To authorize the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to construct the Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. Laboratory for Environmental Research in Edgewater, Maryland, and to designate the United States Courthouse and Customhouse in Louisville, Kentucky, as the "Gene Snyder United States Courthouse and Customhouse"

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Summary

The Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution is authorized to construct the Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. Laboratory for Environmental Research. The Laboratory for Environmental Research shall be located at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center located at Edgewater, Maryland. The sum of $1,000,000 is appropriated to the Board of Regents to carry out the purposes of this section. Any portion of the sums appropriated to carry out the purposes of this section may be transferred to the General Services Administration which, in consultation with the Smithsonian Institution, is authorized to enter into contracts and take such other action, to the extent of the sums so transferred to it, as may be necessary to carry out such purposes.

Subject

  • Mathias, Charles McC (Charles McCurdy) 1922-
  • Board of Regents
  • Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. Laboratory for Environmental Research
  • United States General Services Administration
  • Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC)

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 100 Stat. 3488
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

100 Stat. 3488 (1986); Pub. L. No. 99-617 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1989
  • 11/06/1986

Topic

  • Museum finance
  • Environmental policy
  • Finance
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Ecology
  • Edgewater, Maryland
  • Environmental protection--Research
  • Research

Place

Edgewater, MD

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 3488-89

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