State Affairs and Government
Rhode Island Historical Preservation and Heritage Commission
R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-45-1
§ 42-45-1. Legislative findings.
The general assembly finds that the historical, architectural, and cultural heritage of the state of Rhode Island should be preserved as a part of our life to enrich the experience of present and future generations, and that the continued expansion of urban development threatens the existence of our historical sites and structures.
History of Section.
G.L. 1956, § 42-45-1; P.L. 1968, ch. 290, § 1.