AMENDMENT NO 1 PROPOSED TO
House Bill No. 954
BY: Representative Turner
AMEND by inserting between lines 36 and 37 the following:
"SECTION 2. (1) The Mississippi Department of Transportation, upon meeting the requirements of Section 29-1-1, may convey to the City of Brookhaven the Mississippi Department of Transportation maintenance facility and the property on which it sits located on Hartman Street in Brookhaven, Mississippi, described more specifically as follows:
2.63 acres, more or less, situated in Lot 7 of the Price
Estate, City of Brookhaven, said lands are situated in the Southwest 1/4 of the Southeast 1/4 of Section 12, Township 7 North, Range 7 East, Lincoln County, Mississippi and described in particular as follows:
Commencing at a nail in the center of Hartman Street marking the Northeast corner of the Southwest 1/4 of the Southeast 1/4 of said Section 12 run North 89°16'00" West 30.00 feet to a fence corner on the west side of said Hartman Street and the point of beginning. Thence South 00°16'45" East 125.22 feet along said street to a 1/2 inch iron pin on the north right-of-way of the Mississippi Central Railroad, thence away from said street and along said right-of-way South 77°53'15" West 618.94 feet to a concrete right-of-way marker, thence away from said railroad right-of-way North 00°41'00" West 251.91 feet to a concrete right-of-way marker, thence North 89°41'45" East 607.56 feet to the point of beginning.
(2) The conveyance authorized in this section may be made on such terms and conditions agreed upon by the Mississippi Department of Transportation and the City of Brookhaven, Lincoln County.
(3) Any funds received by the State of Mississippi for the conveyance of the real property described in subsection (1) of this section shall be deposited into the State General Fund.
(4) The State of Mississippi shall retain all mineral rights to the real property conveyed pursuant to this section."
AMEND FURTHER by renumbering the succeeding section.
AMEND FURTHER the title after the semicolon on line 4 by inserting the following:
"TO AUTHORIZE THE MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO CONVEY CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY TO THE CITY OF BROOKHAVEN, LINCOLN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI;"