Transportation Deal – What Does it Mean for Preservationists?; Appropriations Committee Clears Interior Spending Bill; Historic Estate Tax Bill Introduced in House

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 30 – June 29, 2013 Transportation Deal Reached – What Does it Mean for Preservation? Yesterday, the Conference Committee charged with working out a compromise for a new national Transportation Bill released their final report, clearing the way for votes in the House and Senate today – only …

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Transportation Agreement Close – Preservationists On Edge; Interior Appropriations Bill Passes House Subcommittee; Omnibus Public Lands Bill Passes, Includes Border Exemption Bill (H.R. 1505); National Trust to Spin Main Street Off as Nonprofit Subsidiary

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 29 – June 22, 2013 Transportation Agreement Close – Preservationists On Edge Yesterday, reports started emerging on the Hill that the framework for an agreement between House and Senate Conference Committee members on key parts of a Transportation bill has been reached. Details remain elusive, however we do …

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Provisions Impacting Preservation Stall Transportation Negotiation; WV Representative Introduces Historic Tax Credit Legislation

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 28 – June 15, 2013 Provisions Impacting Preservation Targeted in Transportation Negotiation Secrecy still surrounds the contents of the Senate and House compromise transportation proposals that have been passed back and forth over the last two weeks, however some details have been leaked that are causing concern amongst …

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Pressure Mounts for Transportation Compromise – May Punt to Post-Election; TE Report Released; PA Sends Letter Endorsing Historic Schools Tax Credit Bill; Groups to Launch Public Poll of National Park Service

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 27 – June 8, 2012 Pressure Mounts For Transportation Compromise – May Punt To Post Election In an effort to make progress on transportation legislation, this week the Senate delivered a compromise proposal to the House. A response from the House is expected today, however it is likely …

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Transportation Sign-On Letter Reaches Over 100 Signatures; Transportation Conferees Hit Snags; More Details on Sportsman’s Heritage Act

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 26 – June 1, 2012 Transportation Sign-On Letter Reaches Over 100 Signatures; Conferees Hit Snags Thanks to a quick response from preservation organizations from around the county, more than 100 organizations signed the letter launched by Preservation Action, the National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP) and the National …

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