On January 31, 2019, the Department of State published in the Federal Register a notice of receipt of request from the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan under Article 9 of the 1970 UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property [Public Notice 10647]. State received this request on November 26, 2018. Jordan’s request seeks US import restrictions on archaeological material representing Jordan’s cultural patrimony. A public summary of Jordan’s request and information about US implementation of the 1970 UNESCO Convention will be available at the Cultural Heritage Center web site: https://eca.state.gov/cultural-heritage-center.
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