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

Amendments

1. Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the Special Economic Measures (Syria) Regulations is amended by adding the following after item 52:

53. Higher Institute of Applied Science and Technology (HIAST)
54. Mahrous Group
55. National Standards and Calibration Laboratory (NSCL)
56. Organization for Technological Industries (OTI)
57. Sigma Tech

2. Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Regulations is amended by adding the following after item 217:

218. Ghassan Abbas
219. Firas Ahmad
220. Ahmad Ballul
221. Muhammad Nafi Bilal
222. Bayan Bitar
223. Samir Dabul
224. Yasin Ahmad Dahi
225. Saji Jamil Darwish
226. Suhayl Hasan al-Hasan
227. Habib Hawrani
228. Zuhayr Haydar
229. Muhammad Ibrahim
230. Muhammad Mahmud Mahalla
231. Badi’ Mualla
232. Muhammad Khalid Rahmun
233. Rafiq Shihadah
234. Ali Wanus

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.