FY 2015 Omnibus Appropriations Bill and NDAA in Lame Duck Session, New GAO Report on Transportation, Advocacy Scholars Applications Due

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 47, November 28, 2014 → Lame Duck Session FY 2015 Appropriations Several issues still require action during Congress’ lame duck session, which ends Jan. 3rd. High on the list of priorities is a FY 2015 spending bill. The government is currently operating under a continuing resolution (C.R.), which …

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Rep. Engel Introduces Bill to Protect Cultural Property, CAPP Act Gets 12 New Cosponsors, Preservation50 Survey Available, Thank You For Another Successful Benefit Raffle and Auction

PAF's Pastfinder Auction at the National Preservation Conference Opening Reception

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 46, November 21, 2014 → Rep. Engel Introduces Legislation to Protect Cultural Property Representative Eliot Engel (D-NY) and representative Chris Smith (R-NJ) introduced the Protect and Preserve International Cultural Property Act (H.R 5703) in the House this week. This legislation is aimed at coordinating efforts to preserve cultural …

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Election Results & A Look Ahead; Historic Preservation Ballot Measures Pass; Celebrate Native American Heritage Month; Join Us for the National Preservation Conference

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 45, November 7, 2014 → Elections Results and A Look Ahead The 2014 Midterm election results are in (mostly). Republicans have taken control the Senate, thus far gaining 7 seats in the Senate, winning in Colorado, North Carolina, Arkansas, Iowa, West Virginia, Montana, and South Dakota. Sen. Mark …

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