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List of National Cultural Heritage Laws

Total number of results: 4801

Country Year Title
  • Uruguay
1986 Law n°15.819 on the Creation of the Honorary Executive Board of Colonia [Spanish; Castilian]
Criminal Code of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (translation) [English]
1979 Sale of Goods Act 1979 [English]
  • Belgium
2003 Decree on the functioning of Advice Councils for the Cultural Sector [French]
  • Mexico
2001 Federal Law on national properties [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 2: de Gabon à Libéria [French]
  • Latvia
Text consolidated by the latvian Translation and Terminology Centre with amending laws of: 1 June 1993, 2 December 1993, 9 February 1995, 15 November 2001, 6 November 2003 and 28 April 2005 [Par kultūras pieminekļu aizsardzību] Latvian

Text consolidated by the latvian Translation and Terminology Centre with amending laws of: 1 June 1993, 2 December 1993, 9 February 1995, 15 November 2001, 6 November 2003 and 28 April 2005 [English]
  • Azerbaijan
2003 Law on Legal Protection of the Azerbaijan Folk Expressions [Закон Азербайджанской Республики О правовой охране выражений азербайджанского фольклора] Russian
  • Philippines
1998 National Museum Act of 1998 [English]
1987 Protection of Military Remains Act 1986 (Guernsey) Order 1987 (no more in force) [English]
  • Costa Rica
1972 Legislation on Intangible Cultural Heritage (20) 1972 - 2004
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • Belarus
1992 By-law of the Law n° 1940-XII (13 November 1992) of the Republic of Belarus on the Protection of the Historical Cultural Heritage (translation) [English]
  • Kuwait
1960 Princely Decree on the Antiquities Law n°11, 1960 [Arabic]
Princely Decree on the Antiquities Law n°11, 1960 (translation) [English]
1996 Treasure Act [English]
  • Romania
2003 Ordinance 2043 [ORDINUL MINISTRULUI CULTURII SI CULTELOR nr. 2043/2002 privind aprobarea Regulamentului de Organizare si Functionare a Comisiei Nationale a Monumentelor Istorice. ] Romanian
  • Argentina
1999 Law 25.197/1999 on the system of the register of the cultural heritage [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Serbia
1996 Rules on the Registers of Artistic and Historical works (Official Gazette of the RS, N.35/96) [Serbian]
  • Uruguay
2001 Law n°17.415 on the Exit of Works of National Artists Alive [Spanish; Castilian]
2004 Code of the Cultural and Landscape Heritage (translation) [English]
1999 Decree on Restrictions to the Export of Cultural Objects 189/1999 [Asetus kulttuuriesineiden maastaviennin rajoittamisesta N:o 189/ 1999] Finnish

Decree on Restrictions to the Export of Cultural Objects 189/1999 (translation) [English]
  • Peru
General Regulation on Administrative Sanctions [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Uruguay
1987 Law n°15.903 on the Registry of Works acquired by the State [Spanish; Castilian]
Criminal Code of Republika SRPSKA (translation) [English]
  • Kyrgyzstan
1992 Law on Culture [Russian]
1926 Manorial Documents Rules 1959 (no more in force) [English]
  • Belgium
2003 Regulatory on the Titles of Living Cultural Treasure and Master Pieces of the Oral and Intangible Cultural Heritage and on the subventions granted to persons so awarded and to the operators organizing such demonstrations [French]
  • Mexico
2005 Steps for obtaining a licence for the temporary or final export of moveable properties and/or monuments [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Slovenia
1999 Cultural Heritage Protection Act [Slovenian]
Cultural Heritage Protection Act (translation) [English]
  • Belarus
1999 Law on Tourism [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ БЕЛАРУСЬ О ТУРИЗМЕ] Russian
  • Philippines
Background on Cultural Heritage Law of Philippines and Presentation of the different Cultural Institutions and Actors [English]
1973 Protection of Wrecks Designation Orders made between 1973 and 2005 [English]
1986 Law 1634 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]
  • Belarus
2002 Decree n°1396 (8 October 2002) for Amendments of the Decree n°557 (21 April 2000) on Cultural Property Removal through the customs Border of the Republic of Belarus Order [Russian]
  • Tunisia
1994 Décret 94-2368 portant création et organisation du laboratoire national pour la sauvegarde et la restauration des manuscrits à Raqqada à Kairouan, au sein de l’institut national du patrimoine (traduction) [French]
2001 Historic Monuments (Class Consents) Order (Northern Ireland) [English]
  • Romania
2002 Law 451 [LEGEA nr. 451/2002 pentru ratificarea Conventiei europene a peisajului adoptata la Florenta la 20.10. 2000] Romanian
  • Argentina
1996 Law 24.633/1996 on the international Circulation of works of art [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Niger
1997 Law N. 97-022 of 30 June 1997, pertaining to the protection, conservation and preservation of the National Cultural Heritage [French]
Law N. 97-022 of 30 June 1997, pertaining to the protection, conservation and preservation of the National Cultural Heritage (English version) [English]
  • Uruguay
2006 Presidential Resolution delegating to the MEC some Attributions of the Executive [Spanish; Castilian]
1994 Law I - 733 on Protection of Immovable cultural Properties [Lithuanian]
Law I - 733 on Protection of Immovable cultural Properties (translation) [English]
  • Tajikistan
1993 Law on Publishing [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ ТАДЖИКИСТАН Об издательском деле 1993] Russian
1999 Act on adopting certain regulations of the Unidroit Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects and the application of the Convention 877/1999 [Laki varastetuista tai laittomasti maastaviedyistä kulttuuriesineistä tehdyn Unidroit'n yleissopimuksen eräiden määräysten hyväksymisestä ja yleissopimuksen soveltamisesta N:o 877/ 1999] Finnish

Act on adopting certain regulations of the Unidroit Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects and the application of the Convention 877/1999 (translation) [English]
  • Mexico
1988 Decree by which all the artistic work of Saturnino Herran is declared to be an artistic monument (second publication) [Spanish; Castilian]
Decree by which all the artistic work of Saturnino Herran is declared to be an artistic monument (second publication) (translation) [English]
  • Uruguay
1991 Executive Decree n°419 on the Law n°15.819 from 22.07.86 [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Kyrgyzstan
2001 Law on State Support of Cinematography [ЗАКОН КЫРГЫЗСКОЙ РЕСПУБЛИКИ О ГОСУДАРСТВЕННОЙ ПОДДЕРЖКЕ КИНЕМАТОГРАФИИ КЫРГЫЗСКОЙ РЕСПУБЛИКИ 2001] Russian
  • Mexico
1986 Safety standards of the Museums [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Chad
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sudan
  • Eswatini
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 4: du Rwanda au Zimbabwe [English]
1968 Theft Act 1968 (extracts) [English]
2001 Law 2971 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]