Advocacy

FEDERAL PROCUREMENT OF A/E SERVICES

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Background In the early 1970’s COFPAES undertook a major campaign to secure legislation which would establish a method of professional selection and negotiation for obtaining the services of A/E’s for federal projects. Such legislation was enacted in 1972 and remains as the law applicable to federal agencies. P.L.. 92-582, is known as the Brooks Act, […]

Advocacy

FAA FUNDING

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COFPAES supports authorizing legislation for the FAA that will increase funding for aviation infrastructure programs to ensure that taxpayers receive value based projects from the FAA. It is important that Congressional leaders ensure protection of the integrity of the Airport and Airways Trust Fund. The trust fund, collected from passenger taxes, fuel charges and other […]