Using the established national historic preservation program to the extent practicable, the Secretary shall encourage, support, assist, recognize, and work in partnership with citizens, Federal, State, local, and tribal governments, other public entities, educational institutions, and private nonprofit organizations in identifying, researching, evaluating, interpreting, and protecting historic battlefields and associated sites on a national, State, and local level.
To carry out subsection (a), the Secretary may use a cooperative agreement, grant, contract, or other generally adopted means of providing financial assistance.
There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $3,000,000 for each fiscal year, to remain available until expended.
Authorization of Appropriations.—
(Pub. L. 113–287, § 3, Dec. 19, 2014, 128 Stat. 3233.)