What is the National Historic Preservation Act?
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Published by National Park Service], Distributed by Interagency Resources Division in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

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  • United States.

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SeriesLocal preservation
ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination[2] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17835333M

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  Assessing fifty years of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), passed in , this volume examines the impact of this key piece of legislation on heritage practices in the United States. The editors and contributing authors summarize how we approached compliance in the past, how we approach it now, and how we may approach it in the Price: $ Assessing fifty years of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), passed in , this volume examines the impact of this key piece of legislation on heritage practices in the United States. The editors and contributing authors summarize how we approached compliance in the past, how we approach it now, and how we may approach it in the future. Book Description. Assessing fifty years of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), passed in , this volume examines the impact of this key piece . The National Historic Preservation Act Amendments of included specific authority for the discretionary fund and specified that the Secretary could make direct grants from it for threatened landmarks, demonstration projects, preservation training, and the prevention of displacement from historic districts.

Among the most frequently cited rationales for passage of the National Historic Preservation Act was the destruction of historic resources wrought by urban renewal, highway construction, water impoundments, and other projects reshaping the landscape in the postwar period. The National Historic Preservation Act As amended through Decem and Codified in Title 54 of the United States Code [The National Historic Preservation Act (“Act”) became law on Octo , Public Law , and was codified in title 16 of the United States Code. Various amendments followed through the Size: KB. A Retrospective from the North Dakota State Historic Preservation Office Compared with other parts of the country, South Dakota, North Dakota, and Montana were slow to react to the passage of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), even though federal lands and resources are an integral aspect of the landscapes the this : Kimball M. Banks, Ann M. Scott.   Legal research guide for information relating to the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) of 54 U.S.C. Section Author: Deborah L. Heller.

The National Historic Preservation Act of was passed primarily to acknowledge the importance of protecting our nation’s heritage from rampant federal development. It was the triumph of more than a century of struggle by a grassroots movement of committed preservationists. Local preservation. Edition/Format: Print book: National government publication: English: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: United States. -- National Historic Preservation Act of National Historic Preservation Act of (United States) More like this: Similar Items. One important component of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) directs federal agencies to take into account the effect of any undertaking (a federally funded or assisted project) on historic properties. "Historic property" is any district, building, structure, site, or object that is eligible for listing in the National Register of. The preparation of this handbook has been a joint effort between CEQ and the ACHP. It provides advice to Federal agencies, applicants, project sponsors, and consultants on how to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) Section review processes.