DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Historic preservation. Enables the department of natural resources (DNR) division of historic preservation and archeology (DHPA) to take immediate action to protect state owned historic properties affected by disaster and to make recommendations to the historic preservation review board on applications to change state owned historic properties. Requires the DHPA to survey and rate state owned historic properties and provide an educational program concerning these properties. Requires each state entity having historic property to have a historic preservation officer. Gives the Historic Landmarks Foundation standing to take court action to enforce the historic preservation law. Requires a person who wishes to obtain a court order to remove a deceased human being from a cemetery to demonstrate that the removal complies with an archeological plan or a development plan approved by the DNR.