Tennessee Archaeology Network
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Laws and Permits
Professional Ethics Statements
Archaeological Institute of America Code of Ethics [PDF format]
Archaeology Laws and Ethics Statements
A number of federal and state laws are relevant to archaeological sites and artifacts in the State of Tennessee.
In general, Tennessee's archaeological laws are codified in the Tennessee Archaeology Statutes.
Peruse the links at left to read the official state statutes, permitting requirements, etc.
In addition, a number of links are provided to ethics statements of professional archaeological organizations.
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