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ⓘ Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act




Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act
                                     

ⓘ Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act

The Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act H.R. 4566 is a United States Act of Congress that became law in 1983.

USA are parties to the UNESCO Convention on the measures prohibiting and preventing the illicit import, export and transfer of ownership of cultural property, and given last have the basis of American law, appropriate legislation to implement the UNESCO Convention 1970. In CCPIA fulfilled this role, in particular, allows the US government to implement articles 7in1 and 9 of the Convention.

Article 7in1 prohibits "the import of cultural property stolen from a Museum or religious or secular public monument or similar institution in another state party to this Convention after the entry into force of this Convention in respect of the States concerned, provided that such property is documented as appear in the inventory of that institution".

Article 9 States that any "state party to this Convention whose cultural heritage is in danger of theft of archaeological or ethnological materials may refer to other States parties concerned. States parties to this Convention undertake in such cases to participate in a concerted international effort to determine and implementation of necessary concrete measures, including control over the export, import and international trade concerned with the specific materials. Before signing the agreement each state concerned shall adopt interim measures to the maximum extent possible to prevent irreparable damage to the cultural heritage of the state."

                                     
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  • intellectual property Schutz des geistigen Eigentums to the confederation. When the administrative secretariats established by the Paris Convention 1883
  • International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights ICESCR is a multilateral treaty adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 16 December 1966
  • the Berne Convention on March 1, 1989, when its Berne Convention Implementation Act of 1988 entered in force. Article 18 of the Berne Convention specified
  • protection of cultural property Thus, UNESCO also took the lead when in 1954 the Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event
  • or any other act of violence in Article 7 the only reference to genocide in the document The concept of ethnocide and cultural genocide was removed
  • century, limited state Conventions were used in 1945 to expand suffrage to members of the armed forces in wartime, and in 1955 to implement massive resistance
  • to the Convention acknowledge the achievements of breeders of new plant varieties by making available to them an exclusive property right, on the basis
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