Petroleum (Amendment No. 3) (Jersey) Law 2012

Petroleum (Amendment No. 3) (Jersey) Law 2012

A LAW to amend the Petroleum (Jersey) Law 1984.

Adopted by the States                                                    10th July 2012

Sanctioned by Order of Her Majesty in Council    17th October 2012

Registered by the Royal Court                                26th October 2012

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

1        Article 1 of the Petroleum (Jersey) Law 1984 amended

In Article 1 of the Petroleum (Jersey) Law 1984[1] –

(a)     in paragraph (1), for the definition “petroleum-spirit” there shall be substituted the following definition –

“ ‘petroleum-spirit’ has the same meaning as in Section 23 of the Petroleum (Consolidation) Act 1928 of the United Kingdom;”;

(b)     after paragraph (2) there shall be added the following paragraph –

“(3)    The States may by Regulations amend the definition ‘petroleum spirit’.”.

2        Citation and commencement

This Law may be cited as the Petroleum (Amendment No. 3) (Jersey) Law 2012 and shall come into force 7 days after it is registered.

m.n. de la haye

Greffier of the States



[1]                                    chapter 27.400

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