Federal Preservation Policy Year in Review

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 50 – December 28, 2012 2012 has been a busy year for Preservation Action and our national advocates. How did we fare? Here is a summary of some of our legislative priorities: Historic Preservation Fund Each year funding for the Historic Preservation Fund (HPF)- the funding source for …

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Senate Votes To End Debate on Disaster Bill; Fiscal Cliff Negotiations Stall; NPS Announces New Tax Credit Fee Schedule

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 49 – December 21, 2012 Senate Votes To End Debate on Disaster Bill After tireless advocacy by Preservation Action, the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers, and the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the Senate has voted 91-1 to close debate on a bill dealing with the …

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Hurricane Sandy Legislation Advances; Senate Dem’s Announce Committee Assignments; Charitable Donations Threatened

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 48 – December 14, 2012 Hurricane Sandy Legislation Advances After tireless advocacy by Preservation Action, the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers, the National Trust for Historic Preservation and all of our members and supporters, this week saw some progress in the move to include historic preservation …

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113th Congress Leadership Posts Announced; Stalemate Continues on Fiscal Cliff

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 47 – December 7, 2012 113th Congress Leadership Posts Announced As the 112th Congress continues to work as it draws to a close, the new 113th Congress is beginning to take shape. House leadership remains unchanged, with Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), and Minority …

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