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List of National Cultural Heritage Laws

Total number of results: 4801

Country Year Title
2005 Law 3348 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]
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
  • Belarus
2003 Instruction on the Order of Reference to Cultural Property for the subjects which are limited for Export/Import from the Territory of the Republic of Belarus and its By-law [Russian]
  • 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]
  • Costa Rica
1996 Approval of the agreement of the establishment of Iberoamerican Youth Organisation
  • Malawi
1991 Arts and Crafts Act [English]
  • Uruguay
2001 Law n°17.415 on the Exit of Works of National Artists Alive [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Tajikistan
2003 Law on Librarianship
2004 Code of the Cultural and Landscape Heritage (translation) [English]
1999 Act on adopting certain regulations of the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property 875/ 1999 [Laki kulttuuriomaisuuden luvattoman tuonnin, viennin ja omistusoikeuden siirron kieltämiseksi ja ehkäisemiseksi tehdyn yleissopimuksen eräiden määräysten hyväksymisestä N:o 875/ 1999] Finnish

Act on adopting certain regulations of the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property 875/ 1999 (translation) [English]
Criminal Code of Republika SRPSKA (translation) [English]
  • Uruguay
1987 Law n°15.903 on the Registry of Works acquired by the State [Spanish; Castilian]
1999 Law on Culture [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ МОЛДОВА О культуре 1999] Russian
Criminal Code of Republika SRPSKA (translation) [English]
  • Ukraine
2000 ЗАКОНУКРAЇНИ Про охорону культурної спадщини [Ukrainian]
Law on Protection of Cultural Heritage [English]
1926 Manorial Documents Rules 1959 (no more in force) [English]
2005 Providencia administrativa 012/05 [Spanish; Castilian]
Administrative provision 012/05 [English]
  • Mexico
2005 Steps for obtaining a licence for the temporary or final export of moveable properties and/or monuments [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Georgia
2000 Law on the State Support of National Cinematography [ЗАКОН ГРУЗИИ О государственной поддержке национальной кинематографии] Russian
  • 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]
1994 Law 2204 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]
1973 Protection of Wrecks Designation Orders made between 1973 and 2005 [English]
  • Costa Rica
Handbook of procedures: Definitive import
  • Azerbaijan
1996 Law on Culture [Закон Азербайджанской Республики О КУЛЬТУРЕ] Russian
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • 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]
  • Romania
2000 Ordinance 2035 [ORDINUL MINISTRULUI CULTURII nr. 2035 /2000 pentru aprobarea Normelor metodologice privind evidenta, gestiunea si inventarierea bunurilor culturale detinute de muzee, colectii publice, case memoriale, centre de cultura si alte unitati de profil] Romanian
2001 Historic Monuments (Class Consents) Order (Northern Ireland) [English]
  • Angola
Decree on video documents and sound recording [NOTAS PARA APRESENTAÇÃO DO PROJECTO DE DECRETO SOBRE SELAGEM DE FONOGRAMAS E VIDEOGRAMAS] Portuguese
  • Argentina
Conditions relating to temporary, permanent exports and to the refunding of archaeological goods [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Uruguay
2006 Presidential Resolution delegating to the MEC some Attributions of the Executive [Spanish; Castilian]
2005 Act 479 [479 ZÁKON z 23. septembra 2005, ktorým sa mení a dopĺňa zákon č. 50/1976 Zb. o územnom plánovaní a stavebnom poriadku (stavebný zákon) v znení neskorších predpisov a o zmene a doplnení niektorých zákonov] Slovak

Law 479 (Translation) [English]
1994 Law I - 733 on Protection of Immovable cultural Properties [Lithuanian]
Law I - 733 on Protection of Immovable cultural Properties (translation) [English]
  • Serbia
1995 Detailed conditions for the beginning of operations and performance of activities of the institutions for the protection of cultural property (Official Gazette of the RS, N.21/95) [Serbian]
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]
  • Uruguay
1992 Decree n°178 on El Preciado Treasure Commission [Spanish; Castilian]
2002 Law on Museums [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ МОЛДОВА О музеях] Russian
2002 Criterias to Designate the Properties as National Monuments [KRITERIJE za proglašenje dobara nacionalnim spomenicima] Bosnian

Criterias to Designate the Properties as National Monuments (translation) [English]
1936 Tithe Act 1936 [English]
  • 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]
1997 law 2468 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]
1968 Theft Act 1968 (extracts) [English]
  • Latvia
2003 Procedures for Return of Unlawfully Removed Art and Antique Objects [Latvian]
Procedures for Return of Unlawfully Removed Art and Antique Objects (translation) [English]
  • Azerbaijan
1998 Law on Cinematography [Закон Азербайджанской Республики О кинематографии] Russian
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • Tunisia
1993 Décret 93-1609 fixant l'organisation de l'Institut National du Patrimoine et les modalités de son fonctionnement (traduction) [French]