Relevant Regulations

Regulations are the codified guidance that provides the framework, processes, and instructions for how to implement a particular piece of cultural resource or historic preservation legislation. Attached please find the most recent versions of the regulations relevant to Section 106 compliance:

  • 36 CFR 800--written by the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, these are the federal regulations guiding compliance with S. 106 of NHPA
  • 36 CFR 63--these are the federal regulations associated with determinations of eligibility for the National Register of Historic Places
  • 36 CFR 68--these are the federal regulations associated with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties
  • 36 CFR 70--these are the federal regulations associated with the National Register of Historic Places
  • 36 CFR 79--these are the federal regulations guiding the curation of federally-owned and administered archaeological collections