Historic Preservation Issues in Wyoming

This page will be updated frequently during the 2019 legislative season.


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SENATE FILE 101 2018

Last year, Senate File 101 was proposed due to the fact that certain members of the legislature believed that the federal government's implementation of the National Historic Preservation Act undermines the rights of private property owners, inhibits economic activity critical to the state of Wyoming and suppresses revenue to the state, local and federal governments. The bill was stopped in the House Minerals committee before it could make it too Senate, but the belief that the National Historic Preservation Act remains in Wyoming. Read up about the bill and the National Historic Preservation Act HERE.