Commentary

198 Dealing in Cultural Objects (Offences) Act 2003

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| Commentary

198 Dealing in Cultural Objects (Offences) Act 2003

| Commentary

198 Dealing in Cultural Objects (Offences) Act 2003

A ‘cultural object’ is defined for the purposes of the Dealing in Cultural Objects (Offences) Act 2003 as an object of historical, architectural or archaeological interest1. Broadly, a cultural object is tainted2 where it has been the subject of one of the following acts, provided in each case that the act was contrary to the law in force in the place where the act occurred: it has been excavated, or removed from a monument3 of historical, architectural or archaeological interest, or removed from a building or structure of historical, architectural or

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