Law On Implementation Of The Convention On Cluster Munitions

Original Language Title: Lov om gjennomføring av Konvensjonen om klaseammunisjon

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Law on implementation of the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Date LOV-2009-05-15-28

Ministry of Foreign Affairs


LOV-2015-06-19-65 from 10/01/2015

Published in 2009 Booklet 5

Commencement 01/08/2010


15.05.2009 kl. 14.50

Short Title
Cluster munitions Act

§ 1. It is forbidden to use, develop, produce, acquire, stockpile or transfer cluster munitions in violation of the Convention of 30 May 2008 on cluster munitions. The King may issue further regulations to meet Norway's obligations under the Convention.

§ 2. This law also applies to Svalbard, Jan Mayen and the Norwegian dependencies.

§ 3. Whoever violates this law or regulations issued pursuant thereto is punishable by fines or imprisonment up to 2 years. Negligent acts punishable by fines or imprisonment up to 6 months.

§ 4. This Act applies from the King decides.

§ 5. From the date this law enters into force, the following amendments to the General Civil Penal Code of 22 May 1902 No.. 10: - - -