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Federal Law on Monuments and Archaeological, Artistic and Historic Zones

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Year of current version:1986
Date of entry into force of original text:June 5, 1972
Date of Text (Issued):May 6, 1972
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:New law published in the Official Journal of the Federation on May 6, 1972 - Last reform published DOF 13-01-1986

The purpose of this law is investigation, protection, conservation, restoration and recovery of archaeological, artistic and historical areas and monuments. This will be achieved through ongoing campaigns to promote awareness and respect for archaeological, artistic and historical areas and monuments.
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Spanish

Ley Federal Sobre Monumentos y Zonas Arqueológicos, Artísticos e Históricos Ley Federal Sobre Monumentos y Zonas Arqueológicos, Artísticos e Históricos, Complete document (pdf) [122 KB] Ley Federal Sobre Monumentos y Zonas Arqueológicos, Artísticos e Históricos, Complete document (htm) [113 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MX071

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