A Sample Charter Petition
Chartering Related Cultural Agencies
Additional Procedures and Regulations
A Sample Collections Management Policy
Rules of the Regents
Pursuant to sections 101, 207, 215, 216 and 217 of the Education Law
Effective March 9, 2006, the Board of Regents amended Regents Rules §3.27 pertaining to chartering and registration of museums and historical societies with collections, and §3.30 pertaining to incorporation and registration of historical societies without collections and cultural agencies.
Effective June 8, 2011, the Board of Regents amended Regents Rules §3.27(c)(6) pertaining to the collections management policy of a museum or a historical society and in particular its deaccessioning policy.