United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulations 2011

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2011/77

United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulations 2011

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 28th day of March 2011

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 2 of the United Nations Act 1946, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting—

  • (a) on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

  • (b) for the purpose of giving effect to resolutions 1970 (2011) and 1973 (2011) of the Security Council of the United Nations, adopted pursuant to the United Nations Charter on 26 February 2011 and 17 March 2011, calling upon the Government of New Zealand and all other member States of the United Nations to apply in respect of Libya the measures set out in those resolutions,—

makes the following regulations.

Contents

1  Title

2  Commencement

3  Interpretation

Exportation and importation of arms

4  Exportation of arms to Libya prohibited

5  Importation of arms from Libya prohibited

6  Customs and Excise Act 1996 to apply to prohibited exports and imports

7  Detention of prohibited exports or prohibited imports

8  Prohibited exports not to be loaded onto ships or aircraft

9  Power to withhold clearance of ship or aircraft

Dealings with arms

10  Transactions in relation to prohibited arms

Controls on carriage of arms and aviation

11  Carriage of arms to or from Libya prohibited

12  Persons liable for contraventions of regulation 11

13  Ban on flights into Libya

14  Aircraft carrying mercenaries or arms to or from Libya not to fly into or from New Zealand

15  Libyan aircraft not to fly into or from New Zealand

Provision of technical training or assistance relating to arms

16  Provision to Libya of technical training or assistance relating to arms prohibited

Entry and transit of specified individuals

17  Specified individuals to enter New Zealand only if consistent with determinations of Security Council

Duty to exercise vigilance when doing certain business

18  Duty where business could contribute to violence and use of force against civilians

Assets, money, or securities of specified persons

19  Prohibition on dealings in assets, money, or securities of specified persons

20  Prohibition on sending funds to specified persons

Miscellaneous provisions

21  Offences

22  Attorney-General's consent and certificate in certain cases

23  Customs and Excise Act 1996 not affected

Explanatory note

Administrative information


Regulations