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Luxembourg. 2014 ‘Brokering.’ National Report of Luxembourg on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 4, pp. 3-4. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Luxembourg to the United Nations. 1 January

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Section 4: Brokering

8. Does your country have laws, regulations and/or administrative procedures governing brokering of SALW? YES

8.1. List laws and/or administrative procedures regulating SALW brokering in your country.

Loi du 3 août 2011 portant:
- transposition de la directive 2008/51/CE du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 21 mai 2008 modifiant la directive 91/477/CEE du Conseil relative au contrôle de l'acquisition et de détention d'armes, et
- modification de la loi modifiée du 15 mars 1983 sur les armes et munitions (Texte republié)…

8.2. Does your country require registration of SALW brokers? YES…

8.5 Is it a criminal offence in your country to engage in a SALW brokering transaction without a licence or authorisation, or to do so in a manner that is in contradiction to the terms of a license or authorisation? YES…

8.8 What penalties or sanctions does your country impose for illegal brokering activities?

les maxima de la peine d'emprisonnement et de l'amende sont fixés respectivement à cinq ans et à 250.000 euros pour les infractions et les tentatives d'infractions

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8.1. List laws and/or administrative procedures regulating SALW brokering in your country.

Law of August 3, 2011:

- which implements the Directive 2008/51/CE of the European Parliament and Council of May 21, 2008, which modifies Directive 91/477/CEE of the Council on the Control of the Acquisition and Possession of Weapons, and
- which amends the Law of March 15, 1983 on Arms and Ammunition (re-published text)…

8.8 What penalties or sanctions does your country impose for illegal brokering activities?

Maximum prison term and fine are respectively set at five years and 250,000 Euros for offences and attempted offences

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

ID: Q13149

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