Regulations Amending the Special Economic Measures (Syria) Regulations

Whereas, the Governor in Council is of the opinion that the situation in Syria constitutes a grave breach of international peace and security that has resulted or is likely to result in a serious international crisis;

Therefore, His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, pursuant to subsections 4‍(1) to (3) of the Special Economic Measures Act, makes the annexed Regulations Amending the Special Economic Measures (Syria) Regulations.

S.C. 1992, c. 17


1. Items 130 and 188 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Special Economic Measures (Syria) Regulations are repealed.

2 Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Regulations is amended by adding the following after item 190:

191. Adib Salameh
192. Adnan Aboud Hilweh
193. Jawdat Salbi Mawas
194. Tahir Hamid Khalil
195. Hilal Hilal
196. Bishr al-Sabban
197. Ahmad Sheik Abdul-Qader
198. Dr. Ghassan Omar Khalaf
199. Khayr al-Din al-Sayyed
200. Atef Naddaf
201. Hussein Makhlouf
202. Ali Al-Zafir
203. Ali Ghanem
204. Mohammed Ramez Tourjman
205. Mohammed al-Ahmed
206. Ali Hamoud
207. Mohammed Zuhair Kharboutli
208. Maamoun Hamdan
209. Nabil al-Hasan
210. Ahmad al-Hamu
211. Abdullah al-Gharbi
212. Abdullah Abdullah
213. Salwa Abdullah
214. Rafe’a Abu Sa’ad
215. Wafiqa Hosni
216. Rima Al-Qadiri
217. Duraid Durgham

Application Prior to Publication

3. For the purpose of paragraph 11‍(2)‍(a) of the Statutory Instruments Act, these Regulations apply before they are published in the Canada Gazette.

Coming into Force

4. These Regulations come into force on the day on which they are registered.