United States of America

Natlaws

Source: UNESCO/CLT/Natlaws
Document Years Themes Categories Language
Public Law 97-446 (12.01.1983) 1983
  • Exportation
  • Importation
  • Maintenance
  • Return
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
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American Antiquities Act of 1906 as amended (16 USC 431-433) 1906
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Archaeological and Historic Preservation Act of 1974 as amended (16 USC 469-469-2) 1974
  • Maintenance
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Archaeological Resouces Protection Act of 1979, as amended (16 USC 470aa-mm) 1979
  • Maintenance
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Executive Order 12555 1986
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Statutes of limitation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Native American Graves protection and Repatriation Act of 1990 1990
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Restitution
  • Return
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act: Final Rule 1995
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Restitution
  • Return
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
The Historic Sites Act of 1935 (16 USC 431- sets up the criteria for National historic Landmarks) 1935
  • Promotion and Development
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Implementation of the 1970 UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (19 USC 2601) 1972
  • Exportation
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Sanctions
  • Statutes of limitation
  • Transfer of ownership
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Regulation of Importation of Pre-Columbian Monumental or Architectural Sculpture or Murals, Public Law 92-587, 19 USCA sections 2091ff 1972
  • Exportation
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
National Historic Preservation Act (1966) 1966
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
The National Trails System Act of 1968 (16 USC 1241-1251) as amended through P.L. 111-11, March 30, 2009 1968
  • Maintenance
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Natural Heritage
en
National Stolen Property Act- Sections 2314 and 2315 of US Code, title 18-Crimes and Criminal Procedure (1983 as amended in 1987) 1983
  • Sanctions
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Protection of Archaeological Resources (43 CFR 7) 1997
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Abandoned Shipwreck Property Act (43 USC 2101-2106) 1987
  • Exploration license
  • Maintenance
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Statutes of limitation
  • Underwater Cultural Heritage
en
Abandoned Shipwreck Guidelines
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Underwater Cultural Heritage
en
Extension of Import restrictions imposed on Archeological and Ethnological material from Bolivia 2011
  • Customs
  • Dealer trade
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Cyprus concerning the imposition of Import restrictions on Pre-Classical and Classical Archeological Objects. 2012
  • Authorization, Permits, License
  • Dealer trade
  • Exportation
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Hellenic Republic concerning the imposition of Import restrictions on categories of Archeological and Byzantine ecclessiastical ethnological material 2011
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Guatemala concerning the imposition of Import restrictions on Archaeological Material from the Pre-Columbian Cultures and Ecclesiastical Ethnological Material from the Conquest and Colonial Periods of Guatemala 2012
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Mali concerning the imposition of Import restrictions on archeological material from Mali from the Paleolithic Era to approximately the mid_eighteenth Century 2012
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Peru concerning the imposition of Import restrictions on archeological material from the Pre-Hispanic cultures and certain ethnological material from the colonial period of Peru (extended in 2012) 2012
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Belize concerning the imposition of Import restrictions on categories of Archaeological Material representing the Cultural Heritage of Belize 2013
  • Exportation
  • Good faith acquisition
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria concerning the imposition of Import Restrictions on categories of Archaeological and Ecclesiastical Ethnological Material of the Republic of Bulgaria 2014
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and Cambodia 2013
  • Exportation
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and Cambodia 2008
  • Exportation
  • Good faith acquisition
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Khmer Archaeological Material 2003
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Canada concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on certain Categories of Archaeological and Ethnological Material 1997
  • Exportation
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
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 2009
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension and modification of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and China 2014
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Colombia concerning the imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Materials from the Pre-Columbian Cultures and certain Ecclesiastical Material from the Colonial Period of Colombia 2006
  • Exploration license
  • Exportation
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and Colombia 2011
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of El Salvador concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Certain Categories of Archaeological Material from the Prehispanic Cultures of the Republic of El Salvador 1995
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Sanctions
  • Statutes of limitation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and El Salvador 2000
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Sanctions
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and El Salvador 2005
  • Importation
  • Inventory, Registry
  • Maintenance
  • Promotion and Development
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Restitution
  • Return
  • Sanctions
  • Loan
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension and Amendment of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and El Salvador 2010
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States and the Government of the Republic of Honduras concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Material from the Pre-Columbian Cultures of Honduras 2004
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America anf Honduras 2009
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Amendment of the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America anf Honduras 2009
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Sanctions
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Italy concerning the imposition of Import Restrictions on Categories of Archaeolgical Material representing the Pre-Classical, Classical and Imperial Roman Periods of Italy 2001
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension and Amendment of the Agreement between the United States of America and Italy 2006
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Agreement between the United States of America and Italy 2011
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Nicaragua concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Material from the Pre-Hispanic Cultures of the Republic of Nicaragua 1999
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Promotion and Development
  • Sanctions
  • Statutes of limitation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension and Amendment of the Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Nicaragua 2005
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Extension of the Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Nicaragua 2010
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Sanctions
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Emergency Protection for Iraqi Cultural Antiquities Act 2004
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Import Restrictions imposed on Archaeological and Ethnogical Material of Iraq 2008
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Sanctions
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Memorandum of Understanding between the United States of America and Honduras (extended 2014) 2014
  • Exportation
  • Illicit traffic
  • Importation
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en
Reservoir Salvage Act 1960
  • Protected Area or Good
  • Cultural Immovable Heritage
  • Cultural Movable Heritage - Cultural Property
en