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Samoa. 1960 ‘Dealers in Arms and Ammunition to be Licensed.’ The Arms Ordinance 1960 [Consolidated Law as at 31 December 2007]; Section 3. Apia: Attorney General of Samoa. 11 August

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3. Dealers in Arms and Ammunition to be Licensed

(1) It shall not be lawful for any person to sell or offer for sale, or have in his or her possession for sale, in the way of his or her business, any firearms or ammunition, or manufacture for sale any firearms, unless he or she is the holder of a dealer's licence issued to him or her by the Arms Officer.

(2) A dealer's licence may, on payment of the fee prescribed in the First Schedule to this Ordinance, be issued in respect of both firearms and ammunition, or in respect of ammunition only, and each licence shall be issued only in respect of one place of business.

(3) Repealed by 1978 No.11 Section 10

(4) A dealer's licence may be issued for any period not exceeding one year and shall expire on the 31st day of March next ensuing after the issue thereof, and may be revoked at any time by the Arms Officer if he or she shall think fit.

(5) Every person who commits a breach of this section is guilty of an offence and shall be liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding 50 penalty units or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 5 years, or to both such fine and imprisonment.

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