Declarations made by States at the time of ratification / accession
under Article 17
(Translation) The Republic of Côte d’Ivoire has the honour to transmit to the Depositary of the Convention Law N°87-806 of 28 July 1987 on the Protection of Cultural Heritage governing the export of cultural property.
Each Contracting State shall, no later than six months following the date of deposit of its instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession, provide the depositary with written information in one of the official languages of the Convention concerning the legislation regulating the export of its cultural objects. This information shall be updated from time to time as appropriate.
For more information on national legislation please visit the UNESCO Database of National Cultural Heritage Laws.
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