UK provides for new EU chemical weapons sanctions

The UK has passed the Chemical Weapons (Asset-Freezing) and Miscellaneous Amendments Regulations 2018, SI 2018/1090, which comes into force on 7 November 2018.

The Regulations make provision for UK enforcement, licensing, penalties etc in respect of Council Regulation (EU) 2018/1542, the EU’s new chemical weapons sanctions regime (see previous blog).

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