Legislative Activity

House Hearing on the Historic Preservation Fund

On February 11, 2016, the House Subcommittee on Federal Lands (of the full House Natural Resources Committee) held a hearing on four bills related to the National Park Service. Included in the hearing was H.R. 2817, the “National Historic Preservation Amendments Act of 2015,” which would reauthorize the Historic Preservation Fund for 10 years through 2025.

Click here for NATHPO Testimony Submitted for the Record

Click here for all H.R. 2817 Information

Click here for archived webcast of the hearing
Notes: Text of each bill may be seen by clicking on bill number; written testimony for each outside witness may be opened by clicking on their name; hearing starts at about 3:20 mark; and important question and answer of the second panel starts about 53 minutes into hearing.

Written testimony may be submitted for the record until COB, Friday, Feb. 26, 2016. For questions about submitting testimony, please contact NATHPO.

Click here for House Federal Lands Subcommittee membership

Click here for House Natural Resources Committee Membership