Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

Primary content

SLI 2012 No. 163 Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions - Cote d'Ivoire) Regulations 2008 and the Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions - Somalia) Regulations 2008 to implement United Nations Security Council sanctions in relation to Cote d'Ivoire and Somalia.
Administered by: Foreign Affairs and Trade
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 43
Registered 17 Jul 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate14-Aug-2012
Tabled HR14-Aug-2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Foreign Affairs and Trade (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014
Table of contents.

Commonwealth Coat of Arms

Charter of the United Nations Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 163

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Charter of the United Nations Act 1945.

Dated 12 July 2012

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

BOB CARR


Contents

                        1      Name of regulation                                                          2

                        2      Commencement                                                              2

                        3      Amendment of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Cote d’Ivoire) Regulations 2008     2

                        4      Amendment of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Somalia) Regulations 2008            2

Schedule 1                  Amendments of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Cote d’Ivoire) Regulations 2008                                                                                      3

Schedule 2                  Amendments of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Somalia) Regulations 2008   5

 

 


1              Name of regulation

                This regulation is the Charter of the United Nations Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This regulation commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Amendment of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Cote d’Ivoire) Regulations 2008

                Schedule 1 amends the Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Cote d’Ivoire) Regulations 2008.

4              Amendment of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Somalia) Regulations 2008

                Schedule 2 amends the Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Somalia) Regulations 2008.


Schedule 1        Amendments of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Cote d’Ivoire) Regulations 2008

(section 3)

 

[1]           Regulation 4, definition of sanctioned service

omit

[2]           Regulation 5

substitute

5              Export sanctioned goods

                For these Regulations, export sanctioned goods means arms or related materiel.

[3]           Regulation 8

omit

[4]           Subparagraph 10 (2) (b) (ii)

substitute

                         (ii)    is notified in advance to the Committee; or

[5]           Paragraphs 10 (2) (e) to (g)

substitute

                (e)    is a supply of non-lethal law enforcement equipment that:

                          (i)    is intended to enable the Ivorian security forces to use only appropriate and proportionate force while maintaining public order; and

                         (ii)    is notified in advance to the Committee; or

                (f)    is a supply of arms or other related lethal equipment to the Ivorian security forces that:

                          (i)    is intended solely for the support of, or use in, the Ivorian process of Security Sector Reform; and

                         (ii)    is approved in advance by the Committee.

[6]           Regulations 12 and 13

omit

Schedule 2        Amendments of Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions — Somalia) Regulations 2008

(section 4)

 

[1]           Regulation 4

insert

import sanctioned goods has the meaning given by regulation 7A.

[2]           After regulation 7

insert

7A           Import sanctioned goods

                For these Regulations, import sanctioned goods means charcoal.

[3]           After Division 2.2

insert

Division 2.3           Sanctioned imports

15A         Prohibitions relating to import sanctioned goods

         (1)   A person contravenes this regulation if the person procures import sanctioned goods from Somalia or from a person or entity in Somalia.

         (2)   A body corporate contravenes this regulation if:

                (a)    the body corporate has effective control over the actions of another body corporate or entity, wherever incorporated or situated; and

               (b)    the other body corporate or entity procures import sanctioned goods from Somalia or a person or entity in Somalia.

Note   This regulation is a UN sanction enforcement law as specified by the Minister under the Charter of the United Nations (UN Sanction Enforcement Law) Declaration 2008.


Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See www.comlaw.gov.au.