Lords debates Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill

07 June 2016

Members of the Lords, including a trustee of the British Museum and a former professor of cultural studies at Middlesex University, discussed the key principles and purpose of the Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill during second reading, on Monday 6 June.

Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill summary

The bill will define the laws to enable the UK to implement the Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict of 1954, and the protocols to that convention of 1954 and 1999.

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