Law To The Convention Of 10 April 1972 On The Prohibition Of The Development, Production And Stockpiling Of Bacteriological (Biological) And Toxin Weapons And On Their Destruction

Original Language Title: Gesetz zu dem Übereinkommen vom 10. April 1972 über das Verbot der Entwicklung, Herstellung und Lagerung bakteriologischer (biologischer) Waffen und von Toxinwaffen sowie über die Vernichtung solcher Waffen

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Law to the Convention of 10 April 1972 on the prohibition of the development, production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their destruction BaktWaffVernÜbkG Ausfertigung date: 21.02.1983 full quotation: "law on the Convention of 10 April 1972 on the prohibition of the development, production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their destruction by February 21, 1983 (BGBl. 1983 II p. 132)" footnote (+++ text detection off) : 26 2.1983 +++) in London, Moscow and Washington on 10 April 1972 by the Federal Republic of Germany Convention on the prohibition of the development, production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) signed type 1 the and Toxin Weapons and on their destruction is approved. The Convention will be published below.

Type 2 (1) it is prohibited, 1 microbiological or other biological agents or – regardless of their origin and their method of production - toxins of types and in quantities that are not justified by preventive, protective or other peaceful purposes, as well as 2 weapons, equipment or means of delivery, are designed to use such agents or toxins for hostile purposes or in armed conflict, to develop , to manufacture, store or to acquire in any other way or to withhold.
(2) as far as other legislation also prohibit this and threaten with fine or depending on make of authorisation, they shall remain unaffected.

Type 3 (1) this Act enters into force on the day after his announcement.
(2) the date on which the Convention enters into force pursuant to its article XIV for the Federal Republic of Germany, is to announce in the Federal Law Gazette.