Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Armenia. 2010. ‘Brokering.’ National Report of Armenia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 8. New York: Permanent Mission of Armenia to the United Nations. 1 January.
The General Principles, Registration / Authorization, Enforcement, as well as other Provisions on Small Arms and Light Weapons' brokering control in Armenia are
regulated by the following legislative acts:
- RA Government Decision of 29.12.1995 on "Licensing of Arms' Import and Export";
- The RA Law on Arms of 03.07.1998;
- RA Government Decision of 26.10.1999 on "Regulating the circulation of service and civil weapons and their bullets on the territory of the Republic of Armenia", which also deals with stockpile management and security of SALW;
- RA Government Decision of 05.12.2002 on "Arms' Production Licensing";
- RA Government Decision of 07.31.2003 on "Arms' Transfer threw the State Border".
In general, the process of SALW in/out, transfer or transit, as well as control illegal brokering is implemented according to the legal documents mentioned above and the Criminal Law of the Country.
[SALW = small arms and light weapons]