Case Type Number:
Statute (Common Name):
Archaeological Resources Protection Act of 1979
Brief Description of Case Type:
Proceedings in which a party may seek administrative review of adverse initial determinations by the ONHIR land Manager finding a violation of ARPA and imposing civil penalties. For persons with no prior ARPA violations, the maximum penalty is the full cost of restoration and repair of the archaeological resources damaged, plus the commercial value of resources destroyed. For persons who have violated ARPA previously, the maximum penalty is double the cost of restoration and repair and commercial value of resources destroyed.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties:
Reversal of Finding of Violation/Imposition of Penalty
Verified by Agency: