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Bulgaria. 2000 ‘Article 8.’ Law on the Control of Explosives, Firearms and Ammunitions; Chapter 1 (Article 8). Sofia: National Assembly of Bulgaria. 17 October

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Article 8

The control on activities involving explosives, firearms and ammunitions shall be exercised by the Minister of Interior or by persons authorized by him.

The Council of Ministers can assign the exercise of control on the activities referred to in paragraph 1 also to other state bodies.

During the exercise of control, the control bodies shall do the following:

1. Request the information necessary for the exercise of control;
2. Engage in an inspection of the explosives, firearms and ammunitions together with the related documents;
3. Refer the matter to the authorities of the public prosecution whenever data indicating committed crimes is found;
4. Request access to the premises where explosives, firearms and ammunitions are kept.

The control authorities shall be obliged to keep in confidence the business, production and trade secrets of the inspected persons and entities.

ID: Q1768

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