EU Legislation (Sanctions – Burundi) (Jersey) Order 2015

Revised Edition

17.245.13

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EU Legislation (Sanctions – Burundi) (Jersey) Order 2015

THE MINISTER FOR EXTERNAL RELATIONS, in pursuance of Article 2 of the European Union Legislation (Implementation) (Jersey) Law 2014[1], orders as follows –

Commencement [see endnotes]

1        Interpretation

In this Order –

General Provisions Order” means the EU Legislation (Sanctions) (General Provisions) (Jersey) Order 2014[2];

Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755” means Council Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755 of 1 October 2015 concerning restrictive measures in view of the situation in Burundi (OJ L 257, 2.10.2015, p. 1) (subject to Article 2).

2        Ambulatory references to Annexes

A reference in Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755 to an Annex to that Regulation is to be read as a reference to that Annex as amended, substituted, extended or applied from time to time by any other EU provision, or as that Annex otherwise has effect in the EU from time to time by virtue of any judgment of the European Court.

3        Application of general provisions

(1)     This Order is a relevant special Order for the purpose of the General Provisions Order.

(2)     Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755 is the relevant EU provision for the purpose of the general provisions of the General Provisions Order, when those general provisions are read as part of this Order.

4        Implementation of Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755

Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755 has effect as if it were an enactment –

(a)     to any extent that it does not otherwise have effect in Jersey; and

(b)     subject to the modifications made by the general provisions that are to be read as part of this Order by virtue of Article 3 and the General Provisions Order.

5        Offences

(1)     A person who –

(a)     contravenes Article 2 or 8 of Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755, as that Article has effect in Jersey by virtue of Article 4;

(b)     intentionally furnishes false information or a false explanation to any person exercising powers under Article 10 of the General Provisions Order as read as part of this Order; or

(c)     with intent to evade the provisions of Article 10 of the General Provisions Order as read as part of this Order, destroys, mutilates, defaces, secretes or removes any document,

is guilty of an offence and liable to imprisonment for a term of 2 years and to a fine.

(2)     A person is guilty of an offence, and liable to imprisonment for a term of 3 months and to a fine, if the person, without reasonable excuse, contravenes –

(a)     Article 10(3) of the General Provisions Order as read as part of this Order; or

(b)     Article 7 of Regulation (EU) No 2015/1755, as that Article has effect in Jersey by virtue of Article 4.

6        Citation

This Order may be cited as the EU Legislation (Sanctions – Burundi) (Jersey) Order 2015.

 

 


Endnotes

Table of Legislation History

Legislation

Year and No

Commencement

EU Legislation (Sanctions – Burundi) (Jersey) Order 2015

R&O.116/2015

6 October 2015

Table of Renumbered Provisions

Original

Current

None

 

Table of Endnote References



[1]                                    chapter 17.245

[2]                                    chapter 17.245.01


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