Looking for the laws and regulations that govern the preservation of the United States' cultural heritage? The National Park Service has created an essential directory of cultural preservation laws/regulations/Executive Orders, available in convenient PDF format, in the "History & Cultural" section of the National Park Service website.
Included are the major Laws, Executive Orders and Regulations that govern the following areas of cultural resource preservation:
- Historic Preservation
- Maritime Preservation
- Museums and Archives
- The National Park Service
- Native Americans & NAGPRA
- Tax Incentives for Historic Preservation
To access the directory, go to http://www.nps.gov/history/laws.htm
Keywords: Laws, Executive Orders and Regulations, cultural resource management, cultural resource regulations, cultural heritage, National Park Service
Posted: August 7, 2007
Unless noted, the thoughts and opinions expressed in the article are solely that of the
author and not necessarily the opinion of the editors of PreservationDirectory.com.