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Sanctions: Civil Proceedings

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 155913, tabled on 19 April 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what the Government's policy is on individuals subject to sanctions pursuing legal action in the UK courts.

Answered on

25 April 2022

The Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Act 2018 (SAMLA) provides sanctioned individuals with a right to review of their designation, and designated persons are able to challenge that decision in UK courts.

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