History of Amendments to CPA

The Community Preservation Act has been amended eleven times since being signed into law in September of 2000. Click on the links below for details on each amendment.

Related Legislation:

  • Chapter 218 of the Acts of 2016: Amends the 2006 Affordable Housing Trust Law to clarify how CPA funds are transferred and used by Municipal Affordable Housing Trusts (also clarified the procedure municipalities use to issue CPA exemptions)
  • Section 298 of Chapter 149 of the Acts of 2004: Legislation that allows Cape Cod communities to convert from the Cape Cod Land Bank Program to Community Preservation Act (Modified CPA).