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Western Australia. 1973 ‘Administration.’ Firearms Act 1973 (Version 05-00-00, reprinted under the Reprints Act 1984 as at 13 February 2015); Section 5. Perth: State Law Publisher. 18 October
(1) The responsibility for the administration of this Act is vested in the Minister who is required to have regard to the recommendations of the Commissioner but is not bound to give effect to any such recommendation.
(2) Subject to the Minister, the administration of this Act shall be carried out by the Commissioner.
(3) The costs and expenses incurred in the administration of this Act shall be defrayed out of moneys to be provided by Parliament for that purpose.
(4) The provisions of the Financial Management Act 2006 and the Auditor General Act 2006 regulating the financial administration, audit and reporting of departments apply to and in respect of the Department and its operations under this Act.
[Commissioner means the Commissioner of Police]