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Zimbabwe. 1957 ‘Special Provisions Relating to Certain Types of Weapons and Ammunition.’ Firearms Act, Chapter 10:09; Section 24. Harare: Republic of Zimbabwe. 1 January

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Special provisions relating to certain types of weapons and ammunition

24. (1) Subject to subsection (7), it shall not be lawful for any person other than a person in the service of the State in his capacity as such or a person authorized in writing in that behalf by the Minister or a person of a class for the time being authorized in that behalf by the Minister, by notice in a statutory instrument, to sell, transfer, purchase, acquire or have in his possession —
(a) any firearm which is so designed or adapted that if pressure is applied to the trigger missiles continue to be discharged until pressure is removed from the trigger or the magazine containing the missiles is empty; or
(b) any weapon of whatever description designed or adapted for the discharge of any noxious liquid, gas or similar thing; or
(c) any ammunition containing or designed or adapted to contain any such noxious thing; or
(d) any firearm or ammunition specified or any firearm or ammunition of a class or type specified by the Minister, by notice in a statutory instrument; or
(e) any silencing device for a firearm….

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