S.772 - Chacoan Outliers Protection Act of 1991102nd Congress (1991-1992)
Summary: S.772 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)
Passed Senate amended (10/16/1991)
Chacoan Outliers Protection Act of 1991 - Designates eight new outlying areas as Chaco Culture Archaelogical Protection Sites associated with Chacoan Anasazi Indian culture in the San Juan Basin and surrounding areas of New Mexico and Colorado. Expands the boundaries of 14 existing sites. Removes or reduces the acreage of other sites.
Directs the Secretary of the Interior, subject to appropriations, to assist the Navajo Nation in the protection and management of those Chaco Culture Archaeological Protection Sites located on lands under its jurisdiction through a grant, contract, or cooperative agreement.