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Lithuania. 2002 ‘Weapons Classified in Category D.’ Republic of Lithuania Law on Control of Weapons and Ammunition 2002 No. IX-705 (As last amended on 14 January 2010 - No. XI-646); Chapter 2 (Article 6). Vilnius: Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. 15 January

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Weapons Classified in Category D

1. The following arms shall be classified in Category D:

1) single-shot weapons with smooth-bore barrels;
2) signal guns, pistols (revolvers);
3) pneumatic weapons the kinetic energy of projectiles whereof is from 2.5 J to 7.5 J;
4) gas weapons (pistols (revolvers), aerosol devices, equipment);
5) firearms which meet the criteria of other Categories, however, which are not classified in those Categories because of their small fighting power and the kinetic energy of projectiles whereof is from 2.5 J to 7.5 J;
6) blank weapons not attributed to prohibited weapons;
7) ancient firearms;
8) electroshock weapons for self-defence;
9) weapons that are completely unfit for use;
10) models of weapons the weight and design of which is the same;

2. The same requirements shall apply to the circulation of single-shot long forearms with smooth-bore barrels specified in subparagraph 1 of paragraph 1 of this Article and the circulation of long firearms classified in Category C, although single-shot long firearms with smooth-bore barrels are not mentioned in individual Articles of this Law, and the Articles of the Law, regulating the circulation of weapons classified in Category D shall not apply to single-shot long forearms with smooth-bore barrels.

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