CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF
CULTURAL PROPERTY IN THE EVENT OF
Signed at The Hague, 14 May 1954
INTRODUCTORY NOTE: See note introducing the Final Act of the Inter-governmental Conference of 1954 (No. 70).
The Regulations for the execution of the present Convention (see pp. 1012–1019) constitute and integral part of this Convention.
ENTRY INTO FORCE: 7 August 1956.
AUTHENTIC TEXTS: See indications under No. 70.
TEXT PUBLISHED IN: See indications under No. 70.
|Chapter I. General provisions regarding protection|
|Definition of cultural property||1|
|Protection of cultural property||2|
|Safeguarding of cultural property||3|
|Respect for cultural property||4|
|Distinctive marking of cultural property||6|
|Chapter II. Special Protection|
|Granting of special protection||8|
|Immunity of cultural property under special protection||9|
|Identification and control||10|
|Withdrawal of immunity||11|
|Chapter III. Transport of cultural property|
|Transport under the special protection||12|
|Transport in urgent cases||13|
|Immunity from seizure, capture and prize||14|
|Chapter IV. Personnel|
|Chapter V. The distinctive emblem|
|Emblem of the Convention||16|
|Use of the emblem.||17|
|Chapter VI. Scope of application of the Convention|
|Application of the Convention||18|
|Conflicts not of an international character||19|
|Chapter VQ. Execution of the Convention|
|Regulations for the execution of the Convention||20|