- § 312301. Definition
- § 312302. Declaration of national interest
- § 312303. Establishment
- § 312304. Duties and powers; administrative support
- § 312305. Reports
In this chapter, the term “Commission” means the Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad established under section 312303 of this title.
Because the fabric of a society is strengthened by visible reminders of the historical roots of the society, it is in the national interest to encourage the preservation and protection of the cemeteries, monuments, and historic buildings associated with the foreign heritage of United States citizens.