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1 1540 COMMITTEE MATRI OF SUDAN The information in the matrices originates primarily from national reports and is complemented by official government information, including that made available to intergovernmental organizations. The matrices are prepared under the direction of the 1540 Committee. The 1540 Committee intends to use the matrices as a reference tool for facilitating technical assistance and to enable the Committee to continue to enhance its dialogue with States on their implementation of Security Council Resolution The matrices are not a tool for measuring compliance of States in their non-proliferation obligations but for facilitating the implementation of Security Council Resolutions 1540 (), 1673 (2006), 1810 (2008) and 1977 (2011). They do not reflect or prejudice any ongoing discussions outside of the Committee, in the Security Council or any of its organs, of a State's compliance with its non-proliferation or any other obligations. Information on voluntary commitments is for reporting purpose only and does not constitute in any way a legal obligation arising from resolution 1540 or its successive resolutions. OP 1 and related matters from OP 5, OP 6, OP 8 (a), (b), (c) and OP 10 State: Date of Report: Date of Committee Approval: SUDAN 20 March 2009 Legally binding instruments, organizations, codes of conduct, arrangements, statements and other issues. if, relevant information (i.e. signing, accession, ratification, etc) (information refers to the page of the English version of the national report or an official web site) Nuclear Non- 1 Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Nuclear eapons Free 2 Zone/ Protocol(s) Convention for the 3 Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism Convention on Physical 4 Protection of Nuclear Material (CPPNM) 2005 Amendment to the 5 CPPNM Deposit 31 October 1973? Pelindaba Treaty, signed 11 April 1996 Deposit 17 May

2 6 Comprehensive Nuclear- Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) (not in force) Deposit 10 June 7 8 Chemical eapons Convention (CC) Biological eapons Convention (BC) Deposit 24 May 1999 Deposit 17 October Geneva Protocol of 1925 Deposit 17 December 1980 State party to 12 of the 19 universal legal instruments against terrorism, including the following relevant to resolution 1540 (): International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombings, 8 September 2000 International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism, 5 May Other Conventions/Treaties OAU Convention on the Prevention and Combating of Terrorism, deposit: 10 June 2003 Protocol to the OAU Convention on the Prevention and Combating of Terrorism, signed 30 June 2008 Bamako Convention on the ban of the import into Africa and the control of transboundary movement and management of hazardous wastes within Africa, deposit 11 November 1993 International Health Regulations (2005) Partial Test Ban Treaty, deposit 4 March 1966 Sea-Bed-Treaty, signature 11 February International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Hague Code of Conduct (HCOC) 13 Other Arrangements 14 General statement on non-possession of MD General statement on commitment to 15 disarmament and nonproliferation General statement on non-provision of MD 16 and related materials to non-state actors Since 17 July 1958 Subscribed 25 November 2002 State reported that it does not possess nuclear weapons, weapons of mass destruction or delivery systems, nor does it have any relevant technology or programmes. State reported that it is commitment to resolutely oppose the proliferation of nuclear weapons, weapons of mass destruction and delivery systems, as an important means of ensuring comprehensive collective international security State reported of the importance of equal adherence by all States Members of the United Nations to Security Council resolution 1540 () without selectivity or discrimination between States, and of the necessary measures being taken at the national, regional and international levels to prevent the acquisition of weapons of mass destruction or nuclear weapons by non-state groups or individuals. 2

3 Member of: 17 Other 1 African Union (AU) Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CENSAD) Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD) Middle East and North Africa Financial Action Task Force (MENAFATF) League of Arab States orld Health Organisation (HO) orld Customs Organisation (CO) and Signed CO Declaration on implementation of Framework of Standards to secure and facilitate global trade (SAFE Framework of Standards) orld Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) International Monetary Fund (IMF) orld Bank Group State party to the 2005 Revised Cotonou Agreement, (ACP member) 1. Including, as appropriate, information with regard to membership in relevant international, regional or sub-regional organizations. 3

4 OP 2 - Nuclear eapons (N), Chemical eapons (C) and Biological eapons (B) Does national legislation exist which prohibits persons or entities to engage in one of the following activities? Can violators be penalized? N C 1 manufacture/produce B National legal framework if, source document of national implementation law N Enforcement: civil/criminal penalties and others C B if, source document, Art.23 2 acquire, Art.23 3 possess, Art.23 4 stockpile/store, Art.23 5 develop, Art.23 6 transport 7 transfer, Art.23 4

5 8 use, Art participate as an accomplice in abovementioned activities assist in abovementioned activities, Art.23, Art.23 The Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Act 2010, Article 33 The Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Act 2010, Article finance abovementioned activities The Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Act 2010, Article 33 The Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Act 2010, Article 34 B: The Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Act 2010, Article 33 B: The Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Act 2010, Article 34 abovementioned 12 activities related to means of delivery 2 involvement of non- State actors in 13 abovementioned activities 14 Other 2. Means of delivery: missiles, rockets and other unmanned systems capable of delivering nuclear, chemical, or biological weapons, that are specially designed for such use. 5

6 OP 3 (a) and (b) - Account for/secure/physically protect N, C and B, including Related Materials 3 Are any of the following measures, procedures or legislation in place to account for, secure or otherwise protect N, C, B and Related Materials? Can violators be penalized? N C B * National legal framework INFCIRC/245 and SQP if, source document N Enforcement: civil/criminal penalties and others C B if, source document 1 Measures to account for production, Art 23 INFCIRC/245 and SQP 2 Measures to account for use??, Art 23 B: The law of animal disease epidemic 2001 Quarantine Act 1974 B: The law of animal disease epidemic 2001 Quarantine Act 1974 INFCIRC/245 and SQP 3 Measures to account for storage, Art 23 4 Measures to account for transport, Art 23 6

7 5 6 Other measures for accounting Measures to secure production, Art 23 7 Measures to secure use Measures to secure 8 storage Measures to secure 9 transport 10 Other measures for securing?? Regulation on General Procedures for Radiation Protection, 1996 B: The law of animal disease epidemic 2001 Quarantine Act 1974?? Regulation on General Procedures for Radiation Protection, 1996 B: The law of animal disease epidemic 2001 Quarantine Act Regulations for physical protection of facilities/ materials/ transports? Regulation on the Safe transport of radioactive material of 1998? Regulation on the Safe transport of radioactive material of Licensing/registration of installations/facilities/ persons/entities/use/ handling of materials? Regulation on Licensing procedures for radiation practice of 1996? Regulation on Licensing procedures for radiation practice of 1996 Reliability check of 13 personnel Measures to account for/secure/ physically 14 protect means of delivery 3. Related materials: materials, equipment and technology covered by relevant multilateral treaties and arrangements, or included on national control lists, which could be used for the design, development, production or use of nuclear, chemical and biological weapons and their means of delivery. * Information required in this section may also be available in the State s Confidence Building Measures report, if submitted to the BC Implementation Support Unit (online at: ) 7

8 OP 3 (a) and (b) - Account for/secure/physically protect N including Related Materials (N specific) Are any of the following measures, procedures or legislation in place to account for, secure or otherwise protect N and Related Materials? Can violators be penalized? 1 2 National regulatory authority IAEA Safeguards Agreements IAEA Code of Conduct on 3 Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources Supplementary Guidance on the Import and Export of 4 Radioactive Sources of the Code of Conduct on the Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources 5 IAEA Incident and Trafficking Database National legal framework Enforcement: civil/criminal penalties and others if, source document if, source document Sudanese Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Authority (SNRRA) INFCIRC/245 and SQP, in force 7 January 1977 Sudanese Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Authority (SNRRA) Expressed support Expressed support Participates Participates INFCIRC/245 and SQP, in force 7 January Other Agreements related to IAEA African Regional Co-operative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology (AFRA) African Regional Co-operative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology (AFRA) Country Programme Framework, Country Programme Framework, Middle Eastern Regional Radioisotope Centre Middle Eastern Regional Radioisotope Centre for the Arab Countries (MERRCAC) 8

9 for the Arab Countries (MERRCAC) 7 Additional national legislation/regulations related to nuclear materials including CPPNM Law of work on ionizing radiation 1971 Sudan Atomic Energy Commission (SAEC) Act of 1996 Nuclear Law Bill 2013 Law of work on ionizing radiation 1971 Sudan Atomic Energy Commission (SAEC) Act of 1996 Nuclear Law Bill 2013 Member of Arab Atomic Energy Agency (AAEA) Member of Arab Atomic Energy Agency (AAEA) 8 Other Member of Forum of Nuclear Regulatory Bodies in Africa (FNRBA) Member of Forum of Nuclear Regulatory Bodies in Africa (FNRBA) Sudan Atomic Energy Commission (SAEC) Sudan Institute of Nuclear Applications in Biological Sciences Sudan Atomic Energy Commission (SAEC) Sudan Institute of Nuclear Applications in Biological Sciences 9

10 OP 3 (a) and (b) - Account for/secure/physically protect C including Related Materials (C specific) Are any of the following measures, procedures or legislation in place to account for, secure or otherwise protect C and Related Materials? Can violators be penalized? National legal framework Enforcement: civil/criminal penalties and others if, source document if, source document 1 National CC authority Sudan National Authority for the Prohibition of Chemical eapons Reporting Schedule I, II 2 and III chemicals to OPC Account for, secure or 3 physically protect old chemical weapons Other legislation/ 4 regulations controlling chemical materials Declarations submitted? Pharmacy and Poisons Act 2001? Pharmacy and Poisons Act Other 10

11 OP 3 (a) and (b) - Account for/secure/physically protect B including Related Materials (B specific) Are any of the following measures, procedures or legislation in place to account for, secure or otherwise protect B and Related Materials? Can violators be penalized? Regulations for genetic 1 engineering work Other legislation/ regulations related to 2 safety and security of biological materials 3 Other? National legal framework Enforcement: civil/criminal penalties and others if, source document if, source document? Pharmacy and Poisons Act 2001? Pharmacy and Poisons Act 2001 Art.55 Sudan Institute of Nuclear Applications in Biological Sciences? Sudan Institute of Nuclear Applications in Biological Sciences 11

12 OP 3 (c) and (d) and related matters from OP 6 and OP 10 - Controls of N, C and B, including Related Materials hich of the following legislation, procedures, measures, agencies exist to control border crossings, export/import and other transfers of N, C, B and Related Materials? Can violators be penalized? N C B National legal framework if, source document Enforcement: civil/criminal penalties, and measures of implementation, etc N C B if, source document Customs Police Directorate General 1 Border control?????? Customs Police Directorate General B: B: Customs Police Directorate General Automated System for Customs Data ASYCUDA orld 2 Technical support of border control measures??? Automated System for Customs Data ASYCUDA orld B: Automated System for Customs Data ASYCUDA orld 3 Control of brokering, trading in, negotiating, otherwise assisting in sale of goods and technology 4 Enforcement agencies/authorities?????? 12 Customs Police Directorate General

13 Customs Police Directorate General B: B: Customs Police Directorate General "Prescribed goods" means export of which is prohibited by the provisions of the Act "Restricted goods" means export of which is restricted by the provisions of this Act 5 Export control legislation in place?????? "Prescribed goods" means export of which is prohibited by the provisions of the Act "Restricted goods" means export of which is restricted by the provisions of this Act B: B: "Prescribed goods" means export of which is prohibited by the provisions of the Act "Restricted goods" means export of which is restricted by the provisions of this Act 6 Licensing provisions 7 Individual licensing 8 General licensing Exceptions from 9 licensing Licensing of deemed 10 export/visa National licensing 11 authority Interagency review for 12 licenses 13 Control lists 14 Updating of lists 13

14 15 Inclusion of technologies 16 Inclusion of means of delivery 17 End-user controls 18 Catch all clause 19 Intangible transfers 20 Transit control 21 Trans-shipment control 22 Re-export control Control of providing 23 funds Control of providing 24 transport services "Prescribed goods" means import of which is prohibited by the provisions of the Act "Restricted goods" means import of which is restricted by the provisions of this Act 25 Control of importation?????? "Prescribed goods" means import of which is prohibited by the provisions of the Act "Restricted goods" means import of which is restricted by the provisions of this Act B: B: "Prescribed goods" means import of which is prohibited by the provisions of the Act "Restricted goods" means import of which is restricted by the provisions of this Act 26 Extraterritorial applicability 27 Other 14

15 OP 6, 7 and 8 (d) - Control lists, Assistance, Information Can information be provided on the following issues? 1 Control lists - items (goods/ equipment/ materials/ technologies) 2 Control lists - other 3 Assistance offered 4 Assistance requested Point of Contact for 5 assistance Assistance in place 6 (bilateral/multilateral) ork with and inform 7 industry ork with and inform 8 the public 9 Point of Contact 10 Other 4 4. Information may include references to voluntary implementation national action plan and visits to States, at their invitation, by the 1540 Committee. 15

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