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South Sudan. 2016 ‘Duty to Carry Licence.’ Firearms Bill 2016; Chapter II (Section 13), p. 10. Juba: Republic of South Sudan. 1 January

Relevant contents

Section 13. Duty to Carry Licence

(1) Any person in possession of a firearm or ammunition shall carry a valid licence.

(2) If the person fails to comply with provisions of subsection (1) of this section, the police shall seize the firearm or ammunition and keep it in custody until the licence or permit is produced within 24 hours failing which the police shall confiscate the firearm.

(3) Any dealer, gunsmith,1 importer or broker1 shall display his or her original licence at his or her registered place of business.

(4) Any person who contravenes the provisions of this section, commits an offence and is liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 5 years or to a fine to be determined by the court or both.

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