Prohibition against provision of certain technical assistance or training to persons connected with Sudan
Provision of technical assistance or training
(1) Except under the authority of a licence granted under section 8(1), a person shall not provide to a person connected with Sudan any technical assistance or training related to the supply, delivery, manufacture, maintenance or use of any prohibited goods. (L.N. 124 of 2005)
(2) A person who contravenes subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable-
(a) on conviction on indictment to a fine and to imprisonment for 7 years; or
(b) on summary conviction to a fine at level 6 and to imprisonment for 6 months.
(3) In any proceedings for an offence in relation to a contravention of subsection (1), it is a defence for a person charged to prove that he did not know and had no reason to believe-
(a) that the assistance or training concerned was being provided to a person connected with Sudan; or (L.N. 124 of 2005)
(b) that the assistance or training concerned related to the supply, delivery, manufacture, maintenance or use of any prohibited goods.
(4) This section applies to-
(a) a person within the HKSAR; and
(b) a person acting elsewhere who is-
(i) both a Hong Kong permanent resident and a Chinese national; or
(ii) a body incorporated or constituted under the law of the HKSAR.