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White Phosphorus Matches Act
Ord. 1/1912, 22/2001 (s. 4).
AN ACT to prohibit the manufacture, importation or sale of matches containing white phosphorus.
[Date of commencement: 21st June, 1912.]
1 Short title
This Act may be cited as the White Phosphorus Matches Act [Chapter 14:25]. 2 Prohibitions
The manufacture, importation or sale of matches containing white phosphorus is prohibited.
Any person who contravenes section two shall be guilty of an offence and liable to a fine not exceeding level five or to imprisonment for a period not exceeding six months or to both such fine and such imprisonment.
[Section as amended by Act No. 22 of 2001]
629 [Chapter 14:25]