Law and Policy

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Historic Clatsop County Courthouse, in Astoria, Oregon, exists today in part because of the many federal, state and local laws that provide preservation protections and incentives for historic resources. Learn about tax credits, local ordinances, and state and federal regulations as well as recent court cases that have implications for historic preservation. You will also find a preservation law glossary and links to current campaigns and best practices in advocacy.

Understanding Preservation Law

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