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Indonesia. 2010 ‘Law Enforcement/Criminalization.’ National Report of Indonesia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons (UNPoA); Part 4, p. 6. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Indonesia to the United Nations. 1 January
Any actions of misuse of firearms, based on Law No. 8 year 1948 article 13, shall lead to license revocation and weapon withdrawal to be put in the storage of Local Police. Meanwhile the perpetrator is to be processed according to the laws and regulations.
This provision, updated by the Law No. 12/1951 article 1(1) that emphasizes on penal punishment, life imprisonment, or a maximum 20 years imprisonment for any person that illegally produce, acquire, or try to acquire, transfer, possess, stockpile, hide, use or export any kind of firearms, munitions, or explosive materials.