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105 STAT. 976 PUBLIC LAW 102-148—OCT. 30, 1991 Public Law 102-148 102d Congress An Act To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to release the restrictions, require- —< ->ct. oU, Iggj— ments, and conditions imposed in connection with the conveyance of certain lands [H.R. 470] to the city of Gary, Indiana. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. RELEASE OF CERTAIN RESTRICTIONS. (a) RELEASE. — Notwithstanding section 16 of the Federal Airport Act (as in effect on May 29, 1947), the Secretary of Transportation is authorized, subject to the provisions of section 4 of the Act of October 1, 1949 (50 U.S.C. App. 1622c), and the provisions of subsection (c), to grant a release or releases, without monetary consideration, with respect to the restrictions, requirements, and conditions imposed on the property described in subsection (b) by a quitclaim deed conveying such property to the city of Gary, Lake County, Indiana, dated May 29, 1947. (b) DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY.—Those lands incorporated in the Reconstruction Finance Corporation project known as Tracts A and C of Plancer 1035, Rubber Synthetics, Gary, Indiana (WAA No. R - Ind. 6), legally described as follows: That part of the east one-half of section 35, township 37, range 9 west of the second principal meridian, lying between the C.L.S. & E. Railroad and the Grand Calumet River, and that part of the west one-half of section 36, township 37, range 9 west, lying between United States Highway 12 and the Grand Calumet River, and that part of the southeast quarter of section 36, township 37, range 9 west, lying between United States Highway 12 and the Grand Calumet River, and that part of the southeast quarter of section 26, township 37, range 9 west, lying between the C.L.S. & E. Railroad and United States Highway 12, all in the city of Gary, Lake County, Indiana. Tract A is composed of 476.885 acres, and Tract C is composed of 133.971 acres. Total area is approximately 610 acres, with all its appurtenances, being a part of the same property acquired by the Defense Plant Corporation under that certain warranty deed executed by the Gary Land Company, an Indiana corporation, dated August 25, 1942, and filed for record in the Recorder's Office of Lake County, Indiana, on October 9, 1942, as document number 742127, in book number 666, page 278, and that certain warranty deed executed by the Elgin, Joliet and Eastern Railroad Company, an Illinois and Indiana corporation, dated December 22, 1942, and filed for record in the Recorder's Office of Lake County, Indiana, on December 23, 1942, as document number 82584, in book 670, page 68. 59-139 O - 91 (148)