S. 1502 (96th): Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act


Jul 12, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 12, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Spark Matsunaga

Senator from Hawaii


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to implement the United Nations Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export, and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property.

Summary (CRS)

7/12/1979--Introduced.Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act - Authorizes the President to enter into agreements with countries, which are parties to the "Convention on the means of prohibiting and preventing the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 12, 1979

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1502”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1723 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 15, 1982

H.R. 3403 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 3, 1979

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