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Statutes and Rules

In accordance with the Oklahoma Government Website Information Act (O.S. 74 §3106.3–4), the Oklahoma Historical Society provides the following links to statutes, rules, and articles, which pertain to the agency.

Oklahoma Constitution

Okla. Const. Art. 10, §37 Bond issue for capital improvements at state institutions
Okla. Const. Art. 10, §38 Indebtedness for capital improvements at state institutions
Okla. Const. Art. 10, §43 State construction, remodeling or other capital improvements - Amount of indebtedness - Payment and discharge of debt - Issuance of bonds

Oklahoma Statutes

12 O.S. §24.1. Disposal of Records
17 O.S. §139.102 Definitions (Public Library)
19 O.S. §339.1. Sale of County-Owned Property to Oklahoma Historical Society
47 O.S. §1135.5. Additional Official Special License Plates - Support and Financial Assistance for Organizations
53 O.S. §1.2. Creation of Oklahoma Historical Society
53 O.S. §1.3. Duties of the Oklahoma Historical Society
53 O.S. §1.4. Additional Powers and Duties - Historic Sites Revolving Fund - Vandalism - Penalties
53 O.S. §1.4a. Office of Tribal Relations
53 O.S. §1.5. Arts and Crafts Programs, Exhibits and Shows
53 O.S. §1.6. Oklahoma Historical Society - Members
53 O.S. §1.6a. Employment of Seasonal Employees
53 O.S. §1.7. Accounts and Reports - Donation of State Publications
53 O.S. §1.8. Contributions - Gifts - Donations - Real Property
53 O.S. §1.9. Title to Locally-Owned Historical or Recreational Site - Approval of Funding
53 O.S. §1.10. Historical Society Revolving Fund
53 O.S. §1.10a. Oklahoma Historical Society Capital Improvement and Operations Revolving Fund
53 O.S. §1.12. Petty Cash Fund
53 O.S. §1.12a. Deposit of Gifts, Devises, Bequests, Money or Property - Power to Hold, Invest, Sell, and Use Funds
53 O.S. §1.15. Certified Copies of Documents - Evidence - Fees
53 O.S. §1.16. Union Soldiers' Room
53 O.S. §1.17. Confederate Soldiers' Room
53 O.S. §1.18. Dispensation of Funds - Limitations
53 O.S. §1.20. Donation Receptacles
53 O.S. §1.21. Entry Fee for Museums and Historical Sites
53 O.S. §1.22. Discretion to Trade, Sell, or Barter Donated and Deaccessioned Items
53 O.S. §2.1. Punishment for Damaging Historic Items
53 O.S. §4.7. Hours of Public Access to Wiley Post Building
53 O.S. §4.9. Lands to be transferred to State
53 O.S. §4.12. Operation and Management of Robert S. Kerr Museum
53 O.S. §4.13. Renumbered as 74 O.S. §8204 by Laws 2001, HB 1178, c. 315, §21, emerg. eff. July 1, 2001
53 O.S. §5.1. Oklahoma Museum of History
53 O.S. §5.2a. Authorization to Sell Surplus Property
53 O.S. §5.2b. Authority to Transfer Historic Properties - Process for Sale and Transfer of Title
53 O.S. §5.3. State Participation in Annual National History Day Competition
53 O.S. §6.1. Administration of Certain Gravesite Markers by the Oklahoma Historical Society - Funding
53 O.S. §7.1. Creation of Buffalo Soldiers Heritage Corridor - Purpose
53 O.S. §7.2. Administration of Buffalo Soldiers Heritage Corridor - Private-Public Partnership - Participation
53 O.S. §7.4. Buffalo Soldiers Heritage Corridor Fund
53 O.S. §45.1. Transfer of Property, Personnel, and Funds of Will Rogers Memorial Commission to Oklahoma Historical Society
53 O.S. §46. Petty Cash Fund
53 O.S. §47. Amount - Procedures - Reimbursement
53 O.S. §47.2. Powers of the Oklahoma Historical Society on Behalf of the Will Rogers Memorial
53 O.S. §47.3. Preservation of Property
53 O.S. §47.4. Research Library - Sales - Revolving Fund
53 O.S. §47.4A. Will Rogers Memorial Revolving Fund
53 O.S. §47.5. Surety Bond
53 O.S. §47.6. Duties of the Oklahoma Historical Society
53 O.S. §47.8. Will Rogers Homesite - Transfer of Operation to the Oklahoma Historical Society
53 O.S. §47.9. Transfer of Museum Collection Objects - Exemption from Oklahoma Surplus Property Act - Museum Collection Surplus Property
53 O.S. §82. Oklahoma Historical Society as Depository for Articles, Papers, Etc.
53 O.S. §353. Creation of Oklahoma Historic Preservation Review Committee
53 O.S. §354. Executive Director of Society as State Historic Preservation Officer
53 O.S. §355. Creation of State Register of Historic Places
53 O.S. §361. Anthropology and Archaeology - Donation of Materials Found or Discovered - License - Application - Duration - Renewal - Disposition of Fees - Investigation Before Issuance of Permit - False Labeling, Description
53 O.S. §400. Creation and Purpose of Oklahoma American Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission
53 O.S. §401. Powers and Duties of Oklahoma American Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission
53 O.S. §402. Membership - Quorum - Compensation - Staff - Annual Report of Oklahoma American Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission
53 O.S. §403. Oklahoma American Civil War Sesquicentennial Revolving Fund
53 O.S. §412. Heritage Preservation Grant Program - Purpose
53 O.S. §413. Authority and Duties of the Oklahoma Historical Society
53 O.S. §414. Eligibility for Grants
53 O.S. §415. Permissible Uses of Grants - Preferred Projects
53 O.S. §416. Oklahoma Heritage Preservation Grant Review Committee
53 O.S. §417. Heritage Preservation Revolving Fund
53 O.S. §417. Heritage Preservation Revolving Fund
57 O.S. §57.62. Building Bonds Commission as Agency - Indebtedness - Purposes
57 O.S. §509.3. Following Buildings Maintained as Historical Sites - Management of Historical Buildings
61 O.S. §327. Procedures for State Agency Transactions to Lease, Acquire, Dispose of, or Transfer Real Property
62 O.S. §157. The Will Rogers Memorial Revolving Fund
62 O.S. §157.1. Deposit of Monies Occurring from Sale of Will Rogers Papers
65 O.S. §1-104. Oklahoma Library Code Definitions
65 O.S. §3-113.2 Definitions – Agency and State Publications
68 O.S. §1403. Use Tax Code Purpose - Apportionment of Revenues
70 O.S. §2623. Preference of Scholarship Applicants
73 O.S §25. Display of Flags at the Oklahoma Historical Society
73 O.S §63. Battle Flags and Colors - Display
73 O.S §99.11. Oklahoma Historic Capitols Preservation Act Purpose
73 O.S §99.12. Oklahoma Historic Capitols Preservation Act Definitions
73 O.S §99.13. Oklahoma Historic Capitols Preservation Act Program Administration
73 O.S §99.14. Grants Administration by Oklahoma Capitol Complex and Centennial Commemoration Commission
73 O.S §302. Authority to Issue Obligations For Completion of History Center For Oklahoma Historical Society
73 O.S §302.1. Authority to Issue Obligations to Improve the Oklahoma Museum of Popular Culture for the Oklahoma Historical Society
74 O.S. §500.18. State Travel Reimbursement Act Provisions Mandatory - Exemptions
74 O.S. §2302. Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department, Oklahoma Historical Society, and State Department of Education - Funds
74 O.S. §2294. Oklahoma Museum of Popular Culture
74 O.S. §3106.1. Publications Officers for State Agencies
74 O.S. §8206. Tulsa Race Riot Memorial Transfer of Property - Maintenance
74 O.S. §8207. 1921 Tulsa Race Riot Centennial Memorial Revolving Fund
74 O.S. §8206. Tulsa Race Riot Memorial Transfer of Property - Maintenance
74 O.S. §8207. 1921 Tulsa Race Riot Centennial Memorial Revolving Fund
74 O.S. §8301. Contribution to World War II Memorial - Amount
74 O.S. §8403. African-American Centennial Plaza Design Committee
74 O.S. §9030.8. Transfer of Administration of Arts in Public Places Act to Oklahoma Arts Council

Oklahoma Administrative Code (Rules)

OAC 1:1960-3. Merit System
OAC 120:10-11-8.1. Certificate of Appropriateness 
OAC 735:80-7-8. Disposition of unclaimed property other than cash