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List of National Cultural Heritage Laws

Total number of results: 4801

Country Year Title
1994 Ancient Monuments (Class Consents) Order [English]
  • Costa Rica
2003 Organic law of the national system of cultural radio and television (SINART): law Nº 8346, 12 February 2003
  • Seychelles
1991 National Monuments Act Chapter 140 (Subsidiary Legislation) [English]
  • Seychelles
1991 National Monuments Act Chapter 140 (Subsidiary Legislation) [English]
1983 Law on the protection of Antiquities [قانون رقم 117 لسنه 1983 قانون حماية الآثار] Arabic

Loi sur la protection des antiquités (traduction) [French]
  • Mexico
2001 Agreement N.307 whereby the works of art produced by the artist Remedios Varo Uranga are declared artistic monuments [Spanish; Castilian]
Agreement N.307 whereby the works of art produced by the artist Remedios Varo Uranga are declared artistic monuments (translation) [English]
  • Monaco
1928 Law n° 1014 of December 1928 concerning the public sale of pieces of furniture [French]
  • Argentina
2004 Decree on the protection of the archaeological and paleontological heritage [Spanish; Castilian]
1994 Law on Libraries [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ МОЛДОВА О библиотеках 1994] Russian
  • Uruguay
1994 Decree n°435 on the Assessment Rules of Environmental Impact [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Portugal
2006 Decree 19/2006 on classification of goods of national interest [Portuguese]
  • Uruguay
1975 Law n°14.343 on the National Naval Prefecture [Spanish; Castilian]
1992 Law 2039 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]
1993 Commission Regulation (EEC) N°752/93 of 30 March 1993 laying down provisions for the implementation of Council Regulation (EEC) N°3911/92 on the export of cultural goods [English]
  • Argentina
2000 Law 25.257/2000 for the approval of the UNIDROIT Convention on Cultural Objects Stolen or Illegally Exported [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Ecuador
1979 Law 3501 on Cultural Patrimony [Ley de Patrimonio Cultural 3501] Spanish; Castilian

Law 3501 on Cultural Patrimony (translation) [English]
  • Australia
1976 Historic Shipwrecks Act, 1976 [English]
  • Costa Rica
2007 Draft law 16697 on the approval of the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
Historic Buildings and Ancient Monuments Act 1953 [English]
  • Costa Rica
1995 Architectonic Historical Heritage Law
  • Ukraine
2005 Law on Theatres and Theatrical Activity [ЗАКОН УКРАИНЫ О театрах и театральном деле 2005] Russian
  • Zambia
1989 National Heritage Conservation Commission Act, 1989 [English]
1988 Antiquities Law n° 21 of 1988 (amended in 2004) [Arabic]
Antiquities Law n° 21 of 1988 (amended in 2004) [English]
  • Serbia
1994 Law on Cultural Property [Serbian]
Law on Cultural Property (translation) [English]
  • Montenegro
Law on Protection of Cultural Monuments and General Provisions (no more in force) [English]
  • Argentina
2003 Resolution 1134/2003, national register of the layers, of the archaeological collections and objects and of the contraveners and recidivists [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Uruguay
1997 Decree n°273 on the Organizational Structure of the Heritage Commission [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Peru
1984 Civil Code [Spanish; Castilian]
Civil Code (Legislative Decree N. 295-translation) [English]
1994 National Monuments (Amendment) Act, 1994 [English]
1994 Act on the implementation of certain provisions of the Protocol for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict and on the application of the Protocol 1135/ 1994 [Laki kulttuuriomaisuuden suojelemista aseellisen selkkauksen sattuessa koskevan pöytäkirjan eräiden määräysten hyväksymisestä ja pöytäkirjan soveltamisesta N:o 1135/ 1994] Finnish

Act on the implementation of certain provisions of the Protocol for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict and on the application of the Protocol 1135/ 1994 (translation) [English]
  • Guatemala
1957 Regulatory Measure on the Functionment of the Tikal's Park [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Uruguay
1972 Decree n°372 amending the Decree n°536 [Spanish; Castilian]
Dayton Peace Agreement Annex 8 (translation) [English]
1980 National Heritage Act 1980 [English]
  • Azerbaijan
1998 Law on Cinematography [Закон Азербайджанской Республики О кинематографии] Russian
  • Ecuador
1978 Political Constitution of Ecuador (extract) [CONSTITUCIÓN POLÍTICA DEL ECUADOR 1978 (extracto)] Spanish; Castilian
  • Romania
2003 Law 311 [LEGEA nr. 311 din 8 iulie 2003 muzeelor si a colectiilor publice] Romanian
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 2: de Gabon à Libéria [French]
  • India
1972 Antiquities and Art Treasures Act, 1972 [English]
  • San Marino
1995 Legge 19 luglio 1995 N. 87: testo unico delle leggi urbanistiche ed editizie [Italian]
1995 Merchant Shipping Act 1995 [English]
  • Senegal
1971 Law 71-12 establishing the statutes of Historical Monuments and Excavations and Discoveries [French]
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • Kuwait
1994 Antiquities Law n°9, 1994 [Arabic]
2002 Treasure (Designation) Order 2666 [English]
  • Argentina
2002 Law 25.568/2002 on the approval of Convention on the Defense of the Archaeological, Historical and Artistic Heritage of the American nations [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Russian Federation
1992 Law on basics of Culture Legislation [РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ ФЕДЕРАЛЬНЫЙ ЗАКОН О вывозе и ввозе культурных ценностей 1992] Russian
  • Madagascar
1982 Order n°82-029, 1962, related to protection, and conservation of national heritage [French]
  • Uruguay
2001 Law n°17.296 on the Expropriation of Buildings declared as Historic Monuments [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Peru
2000 Regulation on Archaeological Investigations [English]