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Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986

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Year of current version:2005
Date of entry into force of original text:July 1, 1987
Date of Text (Enacted):March 3, 2005
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:This compilation of Australia's law regarding movable cultural objects consolidates the amendments to the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act (No. 11) of 1986 up to Act No. 8 of 22 February 2005 (prepared 3 March 2005 by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing, Attorney-General's Department, Canberra).
See "Notes" section to the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986 on page 39 for a complete list of the consolidated amendments.
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Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986 Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986, Complete document (pdf) [121 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:AU161

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