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Senegal. 2010 ‘Export (Exportation).’ National Report of Senegal 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 7.ii., p. 15. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Senegal to the United Nations. 1 January

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Export (Exportation)

- Loi No 66-03 du 18 janvier 1966,
- Le décret No 66-889 du 17 Nov. 1966,
- Le décret 73-1123 du 13 décembre 1973,
- Le Code des douanes

La loi énonce en son article premier le principe de l'interdiction de l'importation, l'exportation, le commerce, l'entreposage, la cession, l'acquisition, la détention, le transport des armes et munitions, sauf celles relatives à l'usage des Forces de défense et de sécurité.

L'acquisition de certaines catégories d'armes et leurs munitions est possible après autorisation préalable délivrée à des personnes majeures et de bonne moralité n'ayant subi aucune condamnation.

En cas de non respect des dispositions légales et règlementaires, le tribunal ordonnera la confiscation des armes, munitions ou pièces détachées. Tout contrevenant sera puni conformément à la loi.

Les étrangers sont soumis à une double autorisation, leur pays d'origine et le Ministère de l'intérieur.

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Translated content:

- Act No 66-03 of January 18, 1966,
- Decree No 66-889 of November 17, 1966,
- Decree No 73-1123 of December 13, 1973,
- Customs Code

Article One of the Law provides the principle prohibiting the import, export, trade, stockpiling, transfer, acquisition, possession, transportation of firearms and ammunition except those used by the Defence and Security Forces.

The acquisition of certain categories of firearms and ammunition is possible after prior authorisation to adults of good morality and who have not been convicted.

In case of non-compliance with legal and regulatory provisions, the court shall order the confiscation of firearms, ammunition and spare parts. Any violation will be punished according to law.

Foreigners are subject to a double authorisation, their country of origin and the Ministry of the Interior.

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