Customs and Excise (Amendment No. 2) (Jersey) Law 2004



Customs and Excise (Amendment No. 2) (Jersey) Law 2004

A LAW to amend further the Customs and Excise (Jersey) Law 1999.[1]

Adopted by the States                                                  9th March 2004

Sanctioned by Order of Her Majesty in Council          10th June 2004

Registered by the Royal Court                                        9th July 2004

THE STATES, subject to the sanction of Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have adopted the following Law –

1        Article 51 amended

In Article 51 of the Customs and Excise (Jersey) Law 1999[2] –

(a)     in paragraph (2) for the words “that officer” there shall be substituted the words “any officer, any police officer”;

(b)     in paragraph (3) for the words beginning “Where a warrant” and ending “if accompanied by a police officer,” there shall be substituted the words “Subject to paragraph (4), where a warrant has been granted under paragraph (2) any officer, any police officer or any person named therein shall have power to enter those premises at any time”;

(c)     after paragraph (3) there shall be added the following paragraph –

“(4)    An officer or a person named in a warrant shall only have power to enter those premises at night if accompanied by a police officer”.

2        Citation and commencement

This Law may be cited as the Customs and Excise (Amendment No. 2) (Jersey) Law 2004 and shall come into force on the seventh day following its registration.


Greffier of the States.


[1] Volume 1999, page 537, Volume 2001, pages 11 and 146, Volume 2002, page 429 and Volume 2003, pages 228 and 355.

[2] Volume 1999, page 590.

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