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NATaT's Latest 'Washington Report' Offers Updates on Federal News Affecting Townships

Thursday April 11th, 2013

Stay up to date with the latest federal news that could impact townships with The Washington Report, published by the National Association of Towns and Townships.

Click here to view the March 2013 issue as a PDF.

Topics in this issue include:

BUDGET, APPROPRIATIONS & FISCAL POLICY

  • Fiscal Year 2013 Appropriations
  • FY 2014 Budget Resolutions
  • FY 2014 Appropriations

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

  • Tax Relief for Volunteer First Responders Possible
  • Payment In Lieu of Taxes (PILT) Hit Hard by Sequester
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013
  • Municipal Bonds Still Threatened

TRANSPORTATION

  • Air Traffic Control Towers to Close in June

WATER AND NATURAL RESOURCES

  • Resilient Infrastructure
  • Water Infrastructure Financing Subject of Hearing
  • WRDA 2013 Approved by Senate Committee
  • Other WRDA News
  • Obama Administration Releases New Draft Water Resources Principles and Guidelines
  • EPA – Corps Ready Clean Water Act Rulemaking on Jurisdiction over Wetlands
  • Flood Insurance