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UK. 2002 ‘Trade Controls.’ Export Control Act 2002; Chapter 28. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office / HMSO. 24 July

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4. Trade controls

(1) The Secretary of State may by order make provision for or in connection with the imposition of trade controls in relation to goods of any description.

(2) For this purpose "trade controls", in relation to any goods, means the prohibition or regulation of

(a) their acquisition or disposal;
(b) their movement; or
(c) activities which facilitate or are otherwise connected with their acquisition, disposal or movement.

(3) Goods may be described in the order wholly or partly by reference to the uses to which the goods, or any information recorded on or derived from them, may be put…

(5) The Secretary of State may by order make provision in connection with any controls that may be imposed by a directly applicable Community provision on, or on activities which facilitate or are otherwise connected with, the acquisition, disposal or movement of goods.

(6) For the purposes of this section

(a) a person acquires goods if he buys, hires or borrows them or accepts them as a gift; and

(b) a person disposes of goods if he sells, lets on hire, lends or gives them.

(7) For the purposes of this section

(a) the making of an agreement with another to acquire, dispose of or move goods, and

(b) the making of arrangements under which another person

(i) acquires, disposes of or moves goods; or
(ii) agrees with a third person to acquire, dispose of or move goods,are activities which facilitate the acquisition, disposal or movement of the goods…

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