801. Scope of national cultural heritage.

1.     Scope of Title

801.     Scope of national cultural heritage.

This title covers cultural institutions1, moveable cultural heritage2, immoveable cultural heritage3 and provisions relating to the international protection of cultural heritage4.

The cultural institutions covered include those established either by statute or royal charter and comprise those of a general cultural nature5, museums and galleries6, libraries7, and other institutions of a literary, scientific or cultural nature8, including the Ordnance Survey9. Theatres, cinemas and performances of sound and video recordings are covered elsewhere in this work10.

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