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List of National Cultural Heritage Laws

Total number of results: 4801

Country Year Title
  • Kazakhstan
1992 Law on the Protection of Historical and Cultural Heritage [Об охpане и использовании истоpико-культуpного наследия] Russian
  • Madagascar
1982 Order n°82-029, 1962, related to protection, and conservation of national heritage [French]
  • Uruguay
2001 Resolution fixing the prices to obtain resources for 2001-2002 [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Belgium
2004 Decree for accepting the 1970 UNESCO Conventionon the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property [French]
1954 National Monuments (Amendment) Act, 1954 [English]
  • Azerbaijan
1996 Law on Copyright and related Fields [Закон Азербайджанской Республики Об авторском праве и смежных правах] Russian
  • Uruguay
1986 Executive Decree n°692 on article 15 of the Law n°14.343 [Spanish; Castilian]
2005 Law 3317 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]
2002 Law on Urban Planning of Republika Srpska (Republika Srpska), 2002 [Bosnian]
1977 Torts (Interference with Goods) Act 1977 [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]
  • Mexico
2003 Procedure INAH-00-003: Permit for allowing the exportation of reproductions of archaeological and historical monuments and to obtain registration in the INAH registry of reproducers and exporters [Spanish; Castilian]
Procedure INAH-00-003: Permit for allowing the exportation of reproductions of archaeological and historical monuments and to obtain registration in the INAH registry of reproducers and exporters (translation) [English]
  • Chad
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sudan
  • Eswatini
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 4: du Rwanda au Zimbabwe [English]
  • Viet Nam
2002 Decree 92/2002 on detailed regulations to implement some articles of the law on cultural heritage [English]
1986 Protection of Military Remains Act 1986 [English]
  • Costa Rica
Handbook of procedures: Entrance of merchandises, vehicles and transport units to the national territory
  • Russian Federation
2002 Law on Transfer of the Stained Windows of the Marienkirche in Frankfurt-am-Oder replaced to the USSR during the World War II and stored at the State Hermitage to the Federal Republic of Germany [РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ ФЕДЕРАЛЬНЫЙ ЗАКОН О передаче Федеративной Республике Германия витражей из церкви Святой Марии (Мариенкирхе) в городе Франкфурте-на-Одере, перемещенных в Союз ССР в результате Второй мировой войны и хранящихся в Государственном Эрмитаже 2002] Russian
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • Syrian Arab Republic
1963 Antiquities Law [Arabic]
Antiquities Law (translation) [English]
1997 Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) - Scotland - Act [English]
2003 National Heritage Fund Act 2003 [English]
  • Uruguay
2002 Law n°17.473 on the General Registry of National Plastic Works of Art [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Belgium
2004 Act on the organisation and funding of a cultural heritage policy [Erfgoeddecreet 1: Decreet van 7 mei 2004 houdende de organisatie en subsidiëring van een cultureel-erfgoedbeleid] Dutch; Flemish

Décret portant organisation et subventionnement d’une politique du patrimoine culturel [French]
2004 Resolution N. 1107 on the procedure of return of cultural pbjects unlawfully removed from the territory of a Member State of the European Union [Lithuanian]
  • Slovenia
1999 Cultural Heritage Protection Act [Slovenian]
Cultural Heritage Protection Act (translation) [English]
1999 Decree for bringing into force the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property and the entry into force of the Act on adopting certain regulations of the Convention 876/99 [Asetus kulttuuriomaisuuden luvattoman tuonnin, viennin ja omistusoikeuden siirron kieltämiseksi ja ehkäisemiseksi tehdyn yleissopimuksen voimaansaattamisesta sekä yleissopimuksen eräiden määräysten hyväksymisestä annetun lain voimaantulosta N:o 876/ 1999] Finnish

Decree for bringing into force the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property and the entry into force of the Act on adopting certain regulations of the Convention 876/99 (translation) [English]
  • Belarus
1996 Law on Copyright and related Fields [ОБ АВТОРСКОМ ПРАВЕ И СМЕЖНЫХ ПРАВАХ ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ БЕЛАРУСЬ] Russian
2001 Law on implementation of the decision of the Annex 8 Commission to Preserve National Monuments (translation) [English]
  • Romania
2006 EMERGENCY ORDINANCE no. 118 of December 2006 on the Establishment, Organisation and Functioning of Cultural Institutions [ORDONANŢĂ DE URGENŢĂ nr. 118 din 21 decembrie 2006 privind înfiinţarea, organizarea şi desfăşurarea activităţii aşezămintelor culturale] Romanian

EMERGENCY ORDINANCE no. 118 of December 2006 on the Establishment, Organisation and Functioning of Cultural Institutions [English]
1958 Public Records Act 1958 [English]
  • Belarus
2000 Decree n°1859 of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Belarus for Amendments of the Decree n°674 (30 April 1998) and of the Decree n°557 (21 April 2000) [Russian]
  • Mexico
2005 Steps to request the transport and/or exhibition of archaeological monuments [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Romania
2000 Law 5 [ LEGEA nr. 5/2000 pentru aprobarea Planului de amenajare a teritoriului national – Sectiunea a III-a – zone protejate] Romanian
  • Chad
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sudan
  • Eswatini
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 4: du Rwanda au Zimbabwe [English]
  • Philippines
1987 Article 14 of the Constitution of the Philippines [English]
  • Costa Rica
1965 Law 3632 concerning the National Theater
2003 Dealing in Cultural Objects (Offences) Act 2003 [English]
  • Cuba
1977 Law No.1 on the Protection of the Cultural Heritage [Spanish; Castilian]
Law No.1 on the Protection of the Cultural Heritage (translation) [English]
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • Tunisia
1994 Décret 94-2369 portant création et organisation du centre national de la calligraphie à l’institut national du patrimoine (traduction) [French]
  • Mexico
2002 Agreement N. 317 whereby all the works of art produced by the artist Maria Izquierdo are declared artistic monuments [Spanish; Castilian]
Agreement N. 317 whereby all the works of art produced by the artist Maria Izquierdo are declared artistic monuments (translation) [English]
  • Argentina
Conditions relating to temporary, permanent exports and to the refunding of archaeological goods [Spanish; Castilian]
1993 Law on Monument Protection [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ МОЛДОВА Об охране памятников 1993] Russian
  • Uganda
1967 The Historical Monuments Act, 1967 [English]
  • Belgium
2002 Decree on Movable Cultural Properties and Intangible Heritage of the French Community of Belgium [French]
  • Portugal
1999 Decree law N. 270/99 on Archeological Works [Portuguese]
1999 Decree for bringing into force the Unidroit Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects and adopting certain regulations of the Convention and the entry into force of the Act on the application of the Convention 878/ 1999 [Asetus varastetuista tai laittomasti maasta viedyistä kulttuuriesineistä tehdyn Unidroit'n yleissopimuksen voimaansaattamisesta sekä yleissopimuksen eräiden määräysten hyväksymisestä ja yleissopimuksen soveltamisesta annetun lain voimaantulosta N:o 878/ 1999] Finnish

Decree for bringing into force the Unidroit Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects and adopting certain regulations of the Convention and the entry into force of the Act on the application of the Convention 878/ 1999 (translation) [English]
  • Georgia
1999 Law on Georgian Theatres [ЗАКОН ГРУЗИИ Об охране культурного наследия] Russian
  • Uruguay
1992 Decree n°178 on El Preciado Treasure Commission [Spanish; Castilian]
1978 Law 855 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]