Regulation (2012:596) If The Importation And Trafficking Of Syringes And Needles

Original Language Title: Förordning (2012:596) om införsel av och handel med sprutor och kanyler

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Introductory provision

paragraph 1 of this regulation are given supplementary regulations to the

Act (2012:595) regarding the importation and trafficking of guns and

needles. The words and terms used in the regulation

has the same meaning as in the Act.


paragraph 2 a notification pursuant to paragraph 3 of the 2 teams (2012:595) on the introduction of

and trade with syringes and needles should be made to

The medical products agency.

The sale of syringes and needles

section 3 of The who trade with syringes or needles should

observe that the sale does not take place when the circumstances give

cause for suspicion that the product can be used

on the abuse of drugs or doping substances.


section 4 of the food and Drug Administration is the supervisory authority under the law

(2012:595) regarding the importation and trafficking of syringes and needles.


paragraph 5 of the food and Drug Administration may announce further provisions concerning

professional management of syringes and needles which may be used

for injection into the human body.

Transitional provisions


This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 november 2012, when

the proclamation (1968:71 ') concerning the application of the regulation

on March 8, 1968 (# 70) with certain provisions of

syringes and needles should be repealed.