U.S. Code of Federal Regulations
Regulations most recently checked for updates: Sep 22, 2023
(a) A permit is required for any person to collect paleontological resources, except as allowed in provisions in subpart I of this part.
(b) A permit may be required by a Federal land manager for paleontological research or paleontological consulting activities that do not involve collection.
(c) A permit is required for Federal Government personnel, agents, or contractors to collect paleontological resources unless the bureau authorizes the action by programmatic or other means.