MERCURY ACT - 1989 (PNDCL 217)

    Section - 1 - Possession Etc. of Mercury Without Licence.

    Any person who-

    (a) imports any quantity of mercury into the country; or

    (b) has in his possession or buys, sells or transfers any mercury,

    except under a licence issued under this Law shall be guilty of an offence and shall on conviction be liable to a fine not exceeding c2,000,000.00 or to a term of imprisonment not exceeding two years or to both.