Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Albania. 2020 ‘Manufacture.’ National Report of Albania 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 2, p. 6. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Albania to the United Nations. 1 January
Laws, regulations and administrative procedures
2.1. Are there any SALW manufactured in your country? YES
2.1.1. Does your country have laws, regulations and/or administrative procedures to exercise effective control over the manufacture of SALW? YES
184.108.40.206. List laws, regulations and/or administrative procedures regulating the manufacture of SALW in your country:
Albanian Legislation allows the manufacture of the SALW, but so far there is no license issued for the manufacture of the SALW.
- The Criminal Code, which has provisions that define criminal offences related to illicit possession of weapons and ammunition, and also firearms and ammunition trafficking.
- Law on Weapons no 74/2014, covers some categories of SALW.
- Council of Ministers Decision No. 658, date 29. 7.2015 regarding "The Procedures for production, deactivation and repairing of weapons".
220.127.116.11. Does your country license the manufacture of SALW? YES
18.104.22.168. Is illegal manufacture of SALW considered a criminal offence in your country? YES
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]