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Pitcairn. 2003 ‘Applications for Certificates.’ Local Government (Firearms Control) Regulations; Section 23 (Part III). Pitcairn: Island Council of Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands. 28 March

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Applications for certificates

Section 23

(7) The Governor's Representative shall not grant a firearm certificate --
(a) to any person who he or she has reason to believe is prohibited by these Regulations from possessing a firearm to which regulation 4 applies, or to be of intemperate habits or unsound mind, or who is, in his or her opinion, not fit to be entrusted with such a firearm; or
(b) to any person in respect of whom he or she is not satisfied has a good reason for having in is or her possession or acquiring the firearm or ammunition to which the application relates and who can be permitted to possess or acquire the same without apprehension of danger to the public safety or peace.

ID: Q726

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