Records Retention Schedule

Act 918 of 2005 requires that all state agencies, boards, and commissions comply with the Arkansas General Records Retention Schedule upon the earlier of either July 1, 2007, or receipt of the necessary line-item appropriation. The following links will provide educational resources and training materials to assist agencies in complying with the Arkansas General Records Retention Schedule. 

Contact Gwen Ervin-McLarty at Gwen.Ervin-McLarty@dfa.arkansas.gov or at 501-682-5252.

Arkansas State Archives Links

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Governor’s Memorandum on Historical Records
Transferring Records
State Records Preservation Presentation


Records Retention Documents

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Act 1079 of 2017
Act 918 of 2005
Electronic Record Guidelines
Frequently Asked Questions Received Regarding the Arkansas General Records Retention Schedule
State Library Handout
The Arkansas General Records Retention Schedule
The Procedural Handbook