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Colombia. 2014 ‘Marking at Manufacture.’ National Report of Colombia 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), pp. 1-2. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Colombia to the United Nations. 2 March

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Marking at Manufacture

4.2. Does your country require that SALW be marked at the time of manufacture? Yes.

4.2.1. What information is included in the marking (check relevant boxes)?
a) Name of the manufacturer: YES
b) Country of manufacture: YES
c) Serial number: YES
d) Year of manufacture: YES
e) Weapon type/model: YES
f) Caliber: YES
g) Other: Se ha incluido información sobre la Fuerza a la cual está destinada el arma

4.2.2. What part of the SALW is marked?
Las partes funcionales del arma llevan una marcación. Sin embargo las partes principales (armazón, canon, receptor) de las armas llevan la identificación.

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Translated content:

4.2.1. What information is included in the marking (check relevant boxes)?
g) Other: Information on the Force to which the firearm is intended shall be included

4.2.2. What part of the SALW is marked?
The firearm's functional parts bear a marking. However, the main parts (the frame, barrel and receiver) bear an identification.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

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