18 CFR 1312.6 - Application for permits and information collection.

§ 1312.6 Application for permits and information collection.
(a) Any person may apply to the appropriate Federal land manager for a permit to excavate and/or remove archaeological resources from public lands or Indian lands and to carry out activities associated with such excavation and/or removal.
(b) Each application for a permit shall include:
(1) The nature and extent of the work proposed, including how and why it is proposed to be conducted, proposed time of performance, locational maps, and proposed outlet for public written dissemination of the results.
(2) The name and address of the individual(s) proposed to be responsible for conducting the work, institutional affiliation, if any, and evidence of education, training, and experience in accord with the minimal qualifications listed in § 1312.8(a).
(3) The name and address of the individual(s), if different from the individual(s) named in paragraph (b)(2) of this section, proposed to be responsible for carrying out the terms and conditions of the permit.
(4) Evidence of the applicant's ability to initiate, conduct, and complete the proposed work, including evidence of logistical support and laboratory facilities.
(5) Where the application is for the excavation and/or removal of archaeological resources on public lands, the names of the university, museum, or other scientific or educational institution in which the applicant proposes to store all collections, and copies of records, data, photographs, and other documents derived from the proposed work. Applicants shall submit written certification, signed by an authorized official of the institution, of willingness to assume curatorial responsibility for the collections, records, data, photographs and other documents and tm safeguard and preserve these materials as property of the United States.
(6) Where the application is for the excavation and/or removal of archaeological resources on Indian lands, the name of the university, museum, or other scientific or educational institution in which the applicant proposes to store copies of records, data, photographs, ald other documents derived from the proposed work, and all collections in the event the Indian owners do not wish tm take custody or otherwise dispose of the archaeological resources. Applicants shall submit written certification, signed by an authorized official of the institution, or willingness tm assume curatorial responsibility for the collections, if applicable, and/or the records, data, photographs, and other documents derived from the proposed work.
(c) The Federal land manager may require additional information, pertinent to land management responsibilities, to be included in the application for permit and shall so inform the applicant.
(d) Paperwork Reduction Act. The information collection requirement contained in § 1312.6 of these regulations has been approved by the Office of Management and Budget under 44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq. and assigned clearance number 1024-0037. The purpose of the information collection is to meet statutory and administrative requirements in the public interest. The information will be used to assist Federal land managers in determining that applicants for permits are qualified, that the work proposed would further archaeological knowledge, that archaeological resources and associated records and data will be properly preserved, and that the permitted activity would not conflict with the management of the public lands involved. Response to the information requirement is necessary in order for an applicant to obtain a benefit.
(Approved by the Office of Management and Budget under control number 1024-0037)

Title 18 published on 2014-04-01

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 16 - CONSERVATION

§ 432 - Permits to examine ruins, excavations, and gathering of objects; regulations

§ 433 - American antiquities

§ 469 - Preservation of historical and archeological data threatened by dam construction or alterations of terrain

§ 470a - Historic preservation program

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

§ 470b - Requirements for awarding of grant funds

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

§ 470c - Apportionment of grant funds

§ 470d - Loan insurance program for preservation of property included on National Register

§ 470e - Recordkeeping; recipients of assistance; audit

§ 470f - Effect of Federal undertakings upon property listed in National Register; comment by Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

§ 470g - White House, United States Supreme Court building, and United States Capitol not included in program for preservation of historical properties

§ 470h - Historic Preservation Fund; establishment; appropriations; source of revenue

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

16 U.S. Code § 460b, 460c - Repealed.

§ 470i - Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

§ 470j - Functions of Council; annual report to President and Congress; recommendations

§ 470k - Cooperation between Council and instrumentalities of executive branch of Federal Government

16 U.S. Code § -

§ 470m - Administration

§ 470n - International Centre for Study of Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

16 U.S. Code § -

§ 470p - Rights, benefits, and privileges of transferred employees

§ 470q - Operations of Council; exemption

§ 470r - Transmittal of legislative recommendations, or testimony, or comments, to any officer or agency of the United States prior to submission thereof to Congress; prohibition

§ 470s - Rules and regulations; participation by local governments

§ 470t - Budget; authorization of appropriations

§ 470aa - Congressional findings and declaration of purpose

§ 470bb - Definitions

§ 470cc - Excavation and removal

§ 470dd - Custody of archaeological resources

§ 470ee - Prohibited acts and criminal penalties

§ 470ff - Civil penalties

§ 470gg - Enforcement

§ 470hh - Confidentiality of information concerning nature and location of archaeological resources

§ 470ii - Rules and regulations; intergovernmental coordination

§ 470jj - Cooperation with private individuals

§ 470kk - Savings provisions

16 U.S. Code § -

§ 470mm - Surveying of lands; reporting of violations

U.S. Code: Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE