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New South Wales. 1996 ‘Arrangement of Sections, Preliminary, Name, Commencement, Principles and Objects of Act.’ Firearms Act 1996 No 46 (Act Current to 24 November 2015); Section 1 (Part 1). Sydney: New South Wales Government. 28 June
Firearms Act 1996 No 46
An Act to provide for the regulation, control and registration of firearms; to repeal the Firearms Act 1989; to amend the Prohibited Weapons Act 1989; and for related purposes. [Assented to 28 June 1996]
Arrangement of Sections, Preliminary, Name, Commencement, Principles and objects of Act…..
1. Name of Act
This Act is the Firearms Act 1996.
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