Cabinet approval to implement UN resolution No 1540


The approval of the Cabinet of Ministers has been granted to implement the United Nations (UN) Security Council Resolution No 1540.

Accordingly, it has been approved to prepare amendment bills in accordance with the rules and regulations in Extraordinary Gazette No 2039/31 dated 06th October 2017 to implement Resolution and to prepare a National Control List within a year.

The relevant proposal has been presented to the Cabinet by Minister of Development Strategies and International Trade Malik Samarawickrama.