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Venezuela. 2006 ‘Measures to Prevent the Manufacture, Stockpiling, Transfer and Possession of inadequately marked SALW (Medidas para Prevenir la Fabricación, Almacenamiento, Transferencia y Posesión de Armas Pequeñas y Ligeras Marcadas Incorrectamente).’ National Report of Venezuela 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); A, 3-ii, p. 3. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Venezuela to the United Nations. 23 March

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Medidas para Prevenir la Fabricación, Almacenamiento, Transferencia y Posesión de Armas Pequeñas y Ligeras Marcadas Incorrectamente

ii) ¿Qué medidas nacionales existen para prevenir la fabricación, almacenamiento,
transferencia y posesión de armas pequeñas y ligeras no marcadas o marcadas
incorrectamente? ¿De qué forma se han aplicado?

- En nuestra Ley para el Desarme, artículo 6 señala que deberán ser retenidas, previo levantamiento de un acta, y enviadas al Parque Nacional, y una vez decretada la pena de comiso y sentencia definitivamente firme serán destruidas en acto público.

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Measures to Prevent the Manufacture, Stockpiling, Transfer and Possession of inadequately marked SALW

ii) What national measures exist to prevent the manufacture, stockpiling, transfer and possession of unmarked or inadequately marked SALW? How have these been implemented?

- In our Disarmament Act, Article 6 states that [these firearms] should be retained, and forwarded to the National Park, and once the penalty of confiscation has been enacted, the final judgment will be the destruction [of these firearms] in a public ceremony.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

ID: Q5796

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