State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) staff reviews approximately 3000 projects per year for potential effects on the state's historic and archeological resources in accordance with the following federal and state laws.
Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act
Federal law for identifying and determining effects on historic properties
Kansas Preservation Act K.S.A. 75-2724
State law for determining effects on listed historic
Kansas Preservation Act Regulations 118-3
The implementing regulations for the state preservation statute
Find information about archeological site protection.