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Trinidad and Tobago. 2015 ‘Marking and Record Keeping.’ National Report of Trinidad and Tobago 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); Section 7, p. 6. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Trinidad and Tobago to the United Nations. 1 January

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17. Does your country enforce measures to prevent the manufacture, stockpiling, transfer and possession of any unmarked or inadequately marked SALW? YES…

18. Does your country take measures to ensure that all SALW in the possession of government armed and security forces for their own use are duly marked? YES

18.1. Describe the markings that are applied to government-held stocks.
The letters TTPS followed by an assigned number are applied to stocks held by the Trinidad and Tobago Police; while an alphanumeric marking is applied to weapons held by the Trinidad and Tobago's Defence Force.

20. Does your country have standards and procedures related to keeping of records for all marked SALW in its territory? YES

20.1. What records relating to SALW are kept by the State (e.g. manufacturing, brokering, import and export licences granted, sales to other States, SALW held by State agencies such as the armed forces etc)?
Manufacturing Markings on Imported Weapons
Brokering
Firearm Dealer Licences Granted
Revoked Firearms Import Permits Granted
Revoked Permit to take Firearm Abroad (Export)
Firearms User Licences
Gunsmith Licences.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

ID: Q11412

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