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Mauritania. 1974 ‘Article 1.’ Act No 74-177 of July 29, 1974, on the Prohibition of the Possession of Hunting Arms and their Ammunition (Loi No 74-177 du 29 juillet 1974 portant interdiction de la détention des armes de chasse et de leurs munitions). Nouakchott: Office of the President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania. 29 July

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Article premier:

La détention, l'importation, la vente, le transport et l'entreposage des armes de chasse, perfectionnées, à canon lisse ou rayé, ainsi que de leurs munitions telles que balles, cartouches et poudres, sont interdits sur toute l'étendue du territoire national, sauf dans les cas et conditions déterminés par la présente loi.

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Translated content:

Article One:

The possession, import, transfer, transport and storage of hunting firearms, sophisticated, smoothbore or rifled, as well as their ammunition, including bullets, cartridges and powders, are prohibited on the entire national territory, except in cases and under the conditions provided for in this Act.

[Our thanks to Stéphanie Pézard and the Small Arms Survey, Geneva for providing an original copy of this legislation.]

[Nos sincères remerciements à Stéphanie Pézard et Small Arms Survey, Genève, pour avoir mis à notre disposition une copie originale de cette législation.]

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