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Ireland. 1925 ‘Firearms Act (1925).’ Irish Statute Book Database 1922-1998; Section 2.. Dublin: Office of the Attorney General and Houses of the Oireachtas of Saorstát Eireann. 6 June
(1) [I]t shall not be lawful for any person after the commencement of this Act to have in his possession, use, or carry any firearm or ammunition save in so far as such possession, use, or carriage is authorised by a firearm certificate granted under this Act and for the time being in force.
(2) [E]very person who after the commencement of this Act has in his possession, uses, or carries any firearm without holding a firearm certificate therefor or otherwise than as authorised by such certificate, or purchases, uses, has in his possession, or carries any ammunition without holding a firearm certificate therefor or in quantities in excess of those authorised by such certificate, or fails to comply with any condition subject to which a firearm certificate was granted to him, shall be guilty of an offence under this Act and shall be punishable accordingly.