Turner, Carnahan Introduce Historic Schools Tax Credit Legislation; Court Rules Against IRS Concerning Easement Valuation; Senate Already Discussing Stopgap Funding Measure

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 33 – July 20, 2012 Turner, Carnahan Introduce Rehabilitation of Historic Schools Act in House Yesterday, Rep. Michael Turner (R-OH) and Rep. Russ Carnahan (D-MO) introduced H.R. 6151, the Rehabilitation of Historic Schools Act, as a tool to help restore our nation’s inventory of historic school buildings in …

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NPS Releases “External Programs” Manual; With Transportation Bill Finished, GAO Releases Favorable Report

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 32 – July 13, 2012 Park Service Releases “External Programs” Document The National Park Service (NPS) has just released a new document that collectively addresses programs that fall outside the traditional scope of the park system, commonly referred to as the “external programs.” Critical of the attention paid …

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