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Brazil. 2003 ‘Registration - Licensing.’ Statute of Disarmament Law No. 10,826/03, Final Wording of the Alternative Bill of the House of Representatives for Bill of Law No. 292 of 1999 of the Senate; Chapter 2 (2003 Translation by Carolina Iootty, Viva Rio). Brasilia: House of Representatives. 1 December

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Registration - Licensing

Article 5 - The Certificate of Registration of Firearms, valid throughout national territory, authorises its holder to keep the firearm exclusively inside his or her residence or domicile, or any facility thereof, provided that he or she is the holder or legal representative of the establishment or company.

1. The certificate of registration of the firearm shall be issued by the Federal Police, with previous authorisation by SINARM.

2. For the renewal of the Certificate of Registration of Firearms, the requirements addressed in items I, II and III of article 4 shall be periodically proven, within a period of not less than three (3) years, in accordance with the provisions of the regulation of this law.

3. The registrations of ownership issued by the state bodies until the date of publication of this Law shall be renewed in the corresponding federal registration within no more than (3) years.

[SINARM = Sistema Nacional de Armas/National Arms System]

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