LCCHP requested that the Committee on the Judiciary, to which H.R. 899 was referred, hold public hearings in consideration of the United States Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act.
The Lawyers' Committee joined a diverse group of stakeholders in successfully urging the Uniform Law Commission to abandon its proposed legislation on stolen cultural property.
The Lawyers' Committee submitted testimony to the National Parks Subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Resources in opposition to the proposed National Historic Preservation Act Amendments of 2005.
The Lawyers' Committee submitted a letter to the Utah state legislature in opposition to proposed legislation to amend the Utah State Antiquities and Historic Sites Act (H.B. 139).