64. Offences relating to biological weapons.

No person may develop, produce, stockpile, acquire or retain any biological agent1 or toxin2 of a type and in a quantity that has no justification for prophylactic, protective or other peaceful purposes; or any weapon, equipment or means of delivery designed to use biological agents or toxins for hostile purposes or in armed conflict3. This applies to acts done outside the United Kingdom, but only if they are done by a United Kingdom person4.

A person may not: (1) transfer any biological agent or toxin to another person or enter into an agreement to do so; or (2) make arrangements