The United States Congress regularly passes and amends legislation related to the management of lands and programs administered by the National Park Service, such as boundary adjustments, creation of new programs, and designation of parks.
Laws, Proclamations and, Orders
Learn more about recent laws and how they impact the National Park Service.
Proclamations and Orders
Proclamations and Orders to 2001
The Antiquities Act
The Antiquities Act of 1906, was signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt on June 8, 1906.
U.S. Code TITLE 54
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Last updated: November 1, 2021