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Mexico. 2020 ‘Marking and Record-keeping.’ National Report of Mexico 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. 20. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Mexico to the United Nations. 1 January

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7.5.¿Dispone su país de normas y procedimientos en relación con el mantenimiento de registros de todas las APAL marcadas en su territorio? SI

7.5.1. ¿Qué registros mantiene el Estado en relación con las APAL? (P. ej., fabricación, intermediación, licencias concedidas para la importación y la exportación, ventas a otros Estados, APAL en poder de organismos estatales, como
las fuerzas armadas, etc.)

Se cuenta con los siguientes registros:
- Una base de datos que mantiene los registros de las armas de uso lícito.
- Registro de empresas con un permiso general para la fabricación de armas de fuego.
- Registro de importaciones y exportaciones de armas de fuego.
- Registro de cantidades de armas fabricadas por las empresas con un permiso general.

[APAL = armas pequeñas y armas ligeras]

[Translation by GunPolicy.org]

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

7.5.1. 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)?

The following records are kept:
- A database maintaining records of weapons in lawful use.
- Register of companies with a general permit for the manufacture of firearms.
- Register of firearms imports and exports.
- Register of quantities of weapons manufactured by companies with a general permit.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

ID: Q14387

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