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Statement of Administration Policy: H.R. 4378 - Monuments in the National Capital

May 01, 1986

STATEMENT OF ADMINISTRATION POLICY

(House)
(Rep. Udall (D) Arizona and three others)

The Administration supports House enactment of H.R. 4378, but will seek changes in the Senate, including those to:

— stipulate that the Department of Defense will be a member of the Commission;

— include National Park System lands in Arlington County, Virginia in Area II. The scope of the bill currently covers only the District of Columbia;

— require approval by the Secretary of the Interior of design and site location for memorials subject to the bill;

— clarify that the bill applies only to National Park System lands; and

— other technical changes.

Ronald Reagan, Statement of Administration Policy: H.R. 4378 - Monuments in the National Capital Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/327260