Related Rule
Tajikistan
Practice Relating to Rule 73. Biological Weapons
Tajikistan’s Criminal Code (1998) punishes the
creation, production, acquisition, storage, transportation, sending or sale of … biological (bacteriological) … weapons of mass destruction, prohibited by an international treaty, as well as transfer to any other State, which does not possess nuclear weapons, of initial or special fissionable material, technologies, which can knowingly be used to produce weapons of mass destruction, or providing anyone with any other kind of weapons of mass destruction or components necessary for their production, prohibited by an international treaty.
The Code further prohibits the “use of … biological (bacteriological) … weapons”. 
Tajikistan, Criminal Code, 1998, Articles 397 and 399; see also Article 405.