Lost and Found

Effective Date: 2/1/18
Policy Number: 01-18

If no owner can be located or no claim is filed under this section, the property is deemed abandoned and the seizing agency becomes the owner of the property and may dispose of it in any reasonable manner. See N.D.C.C. § 29-31.1-02

Any item turned in as lost and found to Facility Management shall be kept for 30 days, unless the item appears to be over a $20 value, then the item shall be kept for 90 days. Items can be claimed during Capitol business hours at the Information Desk on ground floor. Facility Management will dispose of the items that have not been claimed within the appropriate timeframe.

Signed copies of policies may be requested from Facility Management by sending an email to