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List of National Cultural Heritage Laws

Total number of results: 3111

Country Year Title
  • Austria
2009 Landesrecht Salzburg: Gesamte Rechtsvorschrift fuer Salzburger Altstadterhaltungsgesetz 1980, Fassung vom 21.01.2009 [German]
  • Myanmar
2009 Law amending the Protection and Preservation of Cultural Heritage Regions Law [English]
2009 Bilateral Agreement with Pakistan [Czech]
2009 Ley de patrimonio cultural de los pueblo y comunidades indigenas [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Nicaragua
2009 Decreto No. 5770 de aprobacion del protocolo adicional a la Convencion Americana sobre derechos humanos en materia de derecho economicos, sociales y culturales (Protocolo de San Salvador) [Spanish; Castilian]
Decree N.5770 approving the additional protocol to the American Convention on human rights in the area of economic, social and cultural rights (San Salvador Protocol) (translation) [English]
2009 Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the People's Republic of China concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Categories of Archaeological Material from the Paleolithic Period [English]
  • Kenya
2009 The National Museums and Heritage Act [English]
  • Colombia
2009 Decreto 763 de 2009 [Spanish; Castilian]
Decree 763 of 2009 [English]
2009 Legge N.157 ratifica ed esecuzione della Convenzione sulla protezione del patrimonio culturale subacqueo, con Allegato, adottata a Parigi il 2 novembre 2001, e norme di adeguamento dell'ordinamento interno [Italian]
2009 Law No. 8 of 2009 on the Protection of Manuscripts [Arabic]
  • Mali
2009 Decree n.402 [French]
2009 Bilateral Agreement with Peru [Czech]
  • Portugal
2009 Decreto-Lei N. 138/2009 [Portuguese]
2009 Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America anf Honduras [English]
  • Colombia
2009 Decree No. 2941 of August 6, 2009 (whereby Law 397 of 1997 as amended by Law 1185 of 2008, as for the Cultural Heritage of the Nation of immaterial nature are partially regulated) [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Mali
2009 Decree n.401 [French]
  • Belgium
2009 Articles du Code wallon de l'Aménagement du Territoire, de l'Urbanisme et du Patrimoine (la validité de ce texte est à vérifier sur le site:http://wallex.wallonie.be/) [French]
2009 Implementation of the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property adopted in Paris on 14 November 1970 (1970 UNESCO Convention on the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (Implementation) Act (no longer in force) [English]
2009 Act n.206/2009 coll.of 28th April 2009, on museums, galleries and the protection of objects of cultural significance and the amendment of Act of the Slovak National Council n.372/1990 on misdemeanours as amended [Slovak]
Act n.206/2009 coll.of 28th April 2009, on museums, galleries and the protection of objects of cultural significance and the amendment of Act of the Slovak National Council n.372/1990 on misdemeanours as amended (English unofficial translation) [English]
  • Indonesia
2009 Ministerial Regulation of No. 48 of 2009 on Guidelines for Management of Underwater Heritage Culture and Tourism [Indonesian]
  • Romania
2009 Criminal Code [English]
  • Portugal
2009 Decreto-Lei N. 139/2009 [Portuguese]
2009 Amendment of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America anf Honduras [English]
2009 Law X-1682 of the Amendment on Protection of Movable Cultural Property (valid from 07.01.2009) [Lithuanian]
2009 Implementation of the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the llicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property adopted in Paris on 14 November 1970 (1970 UNESCO Convention on the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (Implementation) Act) (expl memo) (no longer in force) [English]
2009 Act n. 207/2009 on conditions for the export and importation of objects of cultural significance and the amendment of Act n.652/2004 on state customs authorities and the amendment of certain acts, as amended [Slovak]
Act n. 207/2009 on conditions for the export and importation of objects of cultural significance and the amendment of Act n.652/2004 on state customs authorities and the amendment of certain acts, as amended (English unofficial translation) [English]
  • Indonesia
2009 Presidential Decree Nr. 12 of 2009, replacing Decree N. 19 of 2007 concerning the Appointment of the National Committee and the Utilization of Valuable Cargo Raised from Sunken Ships [Indonesian]
  • Portugal
2009 Decreto-Lei N.140/2009 [Portuguese]
  • Colombia
2009 Decree 02941 of 2009 [English]
2009 Approval of the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property adopted in Paris on 14 November 1970 (memo) [English]
  • Portugal
2009 Decreto-Lei N.309/2009 [Portuguese]
2009 Approval of the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property adopted in Paris on 14 November 1970 [English]
  • Mali
2009 Decree n.131 [French]
  • Ecuador
2008 Decreto 1094 [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Austria
2008 Grazer Altstadterhaltungsgesetz 2008 [German]
  • France
2008 Règlement 116/2009/CEE, du 18 décembre 2008, concernant l'exportation de biens culturels (For a copy of the certificate, please contact natlawsdatabase@unesco.org)
2008 Bilateral Agreement between the Egyptian and the Italian Governments regarding the protection and restitution of cultural objects [English]
  • Lebanon
2008 Law N.37 regarding Cultural Property [Arabic]
Law N.37 regarding Cultural Property (official translation) [English]
2008 Law on proclamation of the old Skopje Bazaar as cultural heritage of special importance [English]
  • Nicaragua
2008 Decreto 52: ratificación de la convención sobre la protección y promoción de la diversidad de las expresiones culturales [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Ecuador
2008 Decreto 1208 (reglamento de actividades digigidas al patrimonio cultural subacuatico) [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Austria
2008 Kundmachung: Kultur- und Naturerbe auf dem Gebiet der Republiek Oesterreich, das in die liste des Erbes der Welt aufgenommen wurde [German]
  • Mali
2008 Decree n.670 [French]
2008 Bilateral Agreement between the Egyptian and the Italian Governments regarding the protection and restitution of cultural objects [English]
  • Samoa
2008 Robert Louis Stevenson Foundation Act 1991-amended 2008 [Samoan]
2008 Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and Cambodia [English]
2008 Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan Regulations 2008 [English]
  • Oman
2008 Decree of the Sultan modifying intellectual copyright [Arabic]
  • Austria
2008 Gesetz vom 28. Oktober 2008, mit dem das Grazer Altstadterhaltungsgesetz 2008 geaendert wird [German]
2008 The Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan (Publication and Provision of Information) Regulations [English]