SB 0555 Authorizes DNR acquisition of the Newtonia Battlefield
LR Number:2691S.01P Fiscal Note:2691-01
Committee:Commerce and Environment
Last Action:04/04/00 - Hearing Conducted H Correctional & State Institutions Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 2000
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SB 555 - This act authorizes the Department of Natural Resources to acquire or accept approximately eight acres currently owned by Newtonia Battlefields Protection Association for the creation of the "Battle of Newtonia State Park". The site encompasses acreage on which civil war battles were fought in 1862 and 1864.