Washington : Government Printing Office
|Public Law 91-258||Aviation facilities, expansion and improvement; revenue.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
This title may be cited as the "Airport and Airway Development Act of 1970".
(b) PROJECTS IN PUBLIC LAND STATES.—In the case of any State containing unappropriated and unreserved public lands and non taxable Indian lands (individual and tribal) exceeding 5 per centum of the total area of all lands therein, the United States share under subsection (a) shall be increased by whichever is the smaller of the following percentages thereof: (1) 25 per centum, or (2) a percentage equal to one-half of the percentage that the area of all such lands in that State is of its total area.
(c) EXEMPTION OF CERTAIN LANDS.—Unless otherwise specifically provided by law, the provisions of subsections (a) and (b) of this section shall not apply with respect to lands owned or controlled by the United States within any national park, national monument, national recreation area, or similar area under the administration of the National Park Service; within any unit of the National Wildlife Refuge System or similar area under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife; or within any national forest or Indian reservation.
Approved, May 21, 1970.