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Solomon Islands. 1996 ‘Definitions.’ Firearms and Ammunition Act (1967); Section 2. Honiara: National Parliament. 1 January

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"ammunition" means ammunition for any firearm as hereinafter defined and includes bullets, cartridges, shells or anything designed or adapted for or capable of use with any firearm, and any ammunition containing or designed or adapted to contain any noxious liquid, gas or other thing but does not include spears discharged from a firearm solely for the purpose of killing fish nor ammunition abandoned in Solomon Islands by any armed forces during the Second World War or thereafter in consequence of that war;

"firearm" means any lethal barrelled weapon of any description from which any shot, bullet or other missile can be discharged, or which can be adapted for the discharge of any such shot, bullet or other missile, and any weapon of whatever description designed or adapted for the discharge of any noxious liquid, gas or other thing dangerous to persons, and includes any component part of any such weapon, and any accessory to any such weapon designed or adapted to diminish the noise or flash caused by firing the weapon, but does not include an air gun, air rifle or air pistol except where otherwise expressly provided, nor articles designed or adapted solely to discharge spears for spearing fish;

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