House Passes Budget Resolution. Clears Path for Tax Reform; DOI Releases Economic Impact Report; Complete PA’s Strategic Issues Survey, Deadline Monday Oct. 9th; Get Your Tickets for PAF’s Legendary Party and Auction!; and Stories From Around the States

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 20, Number 32, October 06, 2017 → House Passes Budget Resolution. Clears Path for Tax Reform This week the House of Representatives passed its 2018 budget resolution, along a mostly party line vote. This is the next step in the effort from congressional Republicans to reform the tax code. The budget …

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ACHP Accepting Public Comment on National Preservation Program; NJ Gov. Vetoes Open Space Preservation Bill; Congratulations to the 2016 Advocacy Scholars; Register for Advocacy Week!

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 19, Number 03, January 22, 2016 → ACHP Invites Your Ideas on the Future of the National Historic Preservation Program The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) is accepting your ideas on the future of our national historic preservation program. Fifty years ago, before the passage of the National Historic …

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Omnibus Spending Bill Released- Good and Bad News for Historic Preservation; Stonewall Historic Site Legislation Introduced; Historic Preservation Threatened in Wisconsin; PA and PAF’s Special Year End Appeal

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Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 44, December 18, 2015 → Omnibus Spending Bill Released, Good News and Bad News for Historic Preservation After weeks of negotiations and 2 short term extensions to keep the government open, lawmakers released the 2009 page Omnibus Spending Bill, titled the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2016. This bill …

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House Transportation Bill Threatens One of Our Strongest Preservation Laws; ACHP Issues Guidance on Preservation Conditions; Get Your Tickets for PAF’s “Party for Preservation” Fundraising Event

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 38, October 23, 2015 → House Introduces Transportation Bill- Threatens Historic Resources A six year transportation reauthorization bill, titled the Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015 (STRR Act), was introduced in the House this week. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved the bill with bipartisan support. Section 1301 of …

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Tell Congress to Reathorize HPF; Sen. Feinstein Urges Obama to Protect Sites in California Desert; San Antonio Missions Celebrate World Heritage Designation; Get Your Tickets for PAF’s “Party for Preservation” Fundraising Event

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Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 37, October 16, 2015 → Tell Congress to Reauthorize of the Historic Preservation Fund On September 30th the U.S House of Representatives and U.S Senate failed to reauthorize the Historic Preservation Fund (HPF). Tell Congress to reauthorize the HPF today! Despite bi-partisan support, Congress failed to reauthorize the …

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Tell Congress to Reauthorize the Historic Preservation Fund; NDAA Passes Senate Without Military LAND Act; Obama Announces 2 New National Marine Sanctuaries; Get Your Tickets Now for PAF’s “Party for Preservation” Fundraising Event

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 36, October 9, 2015 → Tell Congress to Reauthorize of the Historic Preservation Fund On September 30th the U.S House of Representatives and U.S Senate failed to reauthorize the Historic Preservation Fund (HPF). Tell Congress to reauthorize the HPF today! Despite bi-partisan support, Congress failed to reauthorize the …

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Encourage Co-sponsorship of CAPP Act; Donate to PAF’s Annual Benefit Auction and Raffle; Upcoming Events and Stories from Around the States

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 43, October 24, 2014 → Encourage Your Representative to Co-sponsor the CAPP Act Preservation Action applauds Representatives Aaron Schock (R-Ill.), along with three bipartisan cosponsors, Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), Mike Kelly (R-Penn.), and Ron Kind (D-Wis.) for introducing the Creating American Prosperity through Preservation Act (CAPP) in the House. This bill would increase the current historic tax credit from 20% …

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PA Expresses Opposition to Military LAND Act, Ceremony for Poverty Point UNESCO Site, PAF hosts HUD Sec. Julian Castro, Advocacy Scholars Deadline Extended

Tom Moriarity, Chairman of the Preservation Action Board welcomes Secretary Castro.

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 38, October 10, 2014 → Preservation Action and Partner Organizations Express Strong Opposition to Military LAND Act Preservation Action with several partner organizations wrote this letter to Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA), chairman of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, to express our strong opposition to the Military …

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Preservation Action Foundation receives Driehaus Foundation Grant; Congressional Research Report on UNESCO Lapsed Membership; New Preservation Action Website

Preservation Action Foundation Announces Grant Award In a press release today, the Preservation Action Foundation, our partner organization, announced the award of a $75,000 grant from the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation. The grant, which will help implement the new State and Local Advisory Council, is spread over three years. Congressional Research Service Report on UNESCO …

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