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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



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



Jul 12, 1979

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S. 1502 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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