The Office of Real Property is responsible for assuring that state and federal compliance laws are followed with regard to state-owned property. Compliance activities are an inherent part of construction and demolition projects or disposal of property within the UT system. Activities include archival research, National Register eligibility determinations, and submittal of forms to the Tennessee Historical Commission (SHPO) as part of the State Building Commission process. Staff works with Facilities Planning to ensure the recommendations of the SHPO are carried out.