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Home News Chairman Nau Testifies on the National Historic Preservation Act
Chairman Nau Testifies on the National Historic Preservation Act
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Washington, DCACHP Chairman John L. Nau, III, testified April 21, 2005, at an oversight hearing before the House Subcommittee on National Parks regarding the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA).
Nau's testimony responded to the proposed reauthorization of the ACHP and the Historic Preservation Fund. His testimony also addressed a recently circulated committee discussion draft that proposes amendments to NHPA.
The testimony and the committee discussion draft are provided below.
ACHP, an independent Federal agency, promotes the preservation, enhancement, and
productive use of the Nation's historic resources and advises the President and
Congress on national historic preservation policy. It also provides a forum for
influencing Federal activities, programs, and policies that impact historic properties.
In addition, the ACHP has a key role in carrying out the Administration's Preserve