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Australian Capital Territory. 1996 ‘Offence - Firearms Dealers to be Licensed.’ Australian Capital Territory Firearms Act 1996 (A1996-74 - Republication No.45, effective 27 April 2016); Part 13 (Section 185). Canberra: ACT Parliamentary Counsel. 1 January

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185 Offence - firearms dealers to be licensed

A person commits an offence if —
(a) in carrying on a business, the person —
(i) manufactures, acquires, disposes of, repairs, maintains or tests firearms or firearm parts; or
(ii) possesses firearms for the purpose of disposing of, or repairing, maintaining or testing, them; or
(iii) possesses firearm parts for the purpose of manufacturing firearms; or
(iv) stores firearms for someone else; and
(b) the person is not authorised to do the thing by a firearms dealer licence.

Maximum penalty: 100 penalty units, imprisonment for 1 year or both.

ID: Q2567

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