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LAW OF UKRAINE

of April 20, 2004 No. 1692-IV

About approval of the Nation-wide program of preserving and use of objects of cultural heritage for 2004-2010

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine decides:

1. Approve the Nation-wide program of preserving and use of objects of cultural heritage for 2004-2010 (further the Program) which is attached.

2. To the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine by preparation of drafts of the laws on the Government budget of Ukraine for the corresponding year to provide expenses on implementation of measures, provided by this Program.

3. This Law becomes effective from the date of its publication.

 

President of Ukraine L. Kuchma

Approved by the Law of Ukraine of April 20, 2004 No. 1692-IV

The nation-wide program of preserving and use of objects of cultural heritage for 2004-2010

1. General part

The cultural heritage of Ukraine is integral part of world cultural property. The relations on its preserving are governed by the Constitution of Ukraine, the Law of Ukraine "About protection of cultural heritage", other regulatory legal acts.

Preserving and enhancement of cultural values belong to the priority directions of policy of the state in the field of culture. According to the international conventions ratified by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine protection of cultural heritage is the international legal obligation of our state to the world community.

This Program is directed to enhancement of legal, organizational and material basis in the field of protection of cultural heritage and expected the period till 2010.

In Ukraine over 130 thousand monuments, from them 57206 - archeology monuments (including 418 national values), 51364 - monuments history (including 142 national values), 5926 - monuments of monumental art (including 44 - national value), 16293 - monuments of architecture, town planning, landscape gardening art and landscape stay on the state registry (including 3541 - national value).

61 historical and cultural reserves function. Complexes (ensembles) of the monuments having special cultural value are part of reserves, the status of the national is provided to 13 reserves.

About 9400 settlements of Ukraine have over 70 thousand objects of cultural heritage requiring research and capture on accounting. 401 settlements are included in the List of the historical inhabited places of Ukraine, N878 approved by the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine of July 26, 2001.

The List of the world heritage includes St. Sophia Cathedral with architectural complex, Kiev Pechersk Lavra in Kiev, the historic center of Lviv. Materials about other noteworthy monuments, in particular city monuments Kamyanets-Podilsky, for the purpose of their inclusion in this List prepare for giving in UNESCO.

N1330 is approved by the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine of September 9, 2002 the Comprehensive program of certification of objects of cultural heritage for 2003-2010 that will promote enhancement of accounting of objects of cultural heritage, ensuring their state registration.

The state allocates funds for financing of the state target programs on preserving immovable monuments, however in recent years amount of works on restoration and repair of monuments of architecture and town planning considerably decreased in this connection capacities of the restoration organizations are used less than for 20 percent.

Nowadays over 200 monuments of architecture of national value require carrying out immediate antiemergency and conservation works.

Participation of non-state financial funds in preserving objects of cultural heritage is insignificant.

The problem resolution of the pamyatnikookhranny sphere, its development and financial provision require enhancement of regulatory framework.

In particular, the question of modification of the Land code of Ukraine of need of approval by bodies of protection of cultural heritage of projects of withdrawal of the parcels of land privatized by citizens is urgent.

For the purpose of the prevention of illegal actions which lead to damage, destruction, destruction, essential changes of monuments or their territories, the protected archaeological territories it is necessary to make changes to the Criminal code of Ukraine and the Code of Ukraine about administrative offenses concerning responsibility of officials of executive bodies, local government bodies, physical persons for violation of the law in the field of protection of cultural heritage.

The legislation provides tax benefits regarding release from payment for the earth of reserves, the museums and other cultural institutions, the preferential taxation of profit when carrying out pamyatnikookhranny works, however it is also necessary to settle question of encouragement of physical persons and legal entities to participation in financing of actions for preserving objects of cultural heritage, in particular by provision of the corresponding privileges by it.

The system of accounting, use, preservation, restoration, museumification of objects of cultural heritage, control over the implementation by the owners authorized by them bodies, users of obligations on content of monuments in proper condition requires further enhancement.

2. Purpose and main objectives of the Program

The purpose of the Program consists in creation of more favorable conditions for development of the sphere of protection of cultural heritage, ensuring proper level of preserving and use of objects of cultural heritage in public life.

The main objectives of the Program are:

ensuring the state accounting and control of preserving and use of objects of cultural heritage;

assistance to investment attraction in activities for preserving, restoration, rehabilitation and use of monuments;

creation of the developed infrastructure of research, project, restoration, rehabilitation and other organizations in this sphere;

enhancement of legislative ensuring protection and use of objects of cultural heritage;

enhancement of management in the field of protection of cultural heritage;

creation of system of preparation, retraining and advanced training of personnel for scientific, project and productive activity in the field of protection of cultural heritage;

assistance to involvement of objects of cultural heritage in national and world tourist routes;

further development of international cooperation in the field of protection of cultural heritage.

3. The measures aimed at providing accomplishment of tasks of the Program

For ensuring accomplishment of tasks of the Program it is provided to perform the following measures:

1) to prepare offers on:

to introduction of amendments to the Law of Ukraine "About protection of cultural heritage".

Ministry of culture, Public service of protection of cultural heritage, State Committee for Construction, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Economics, National academy of Sciences, Ministry of Justice.

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