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Peru. 2015 ‘Deposits of Firearms (Depósito de las Armas de Fuego).’ Act on Firearms, Ammunition, Explosives, Firework Products and Related Materials for Civil Use, No. 30299; Title III, Chapter III (Article 32), p. 12. Lima: Congress of the Republic of Peru. 22 January

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Ley de Armas de Fuego, Municiones, Explosivos, Productos Pirotécnicos y Materiales Relacionados de Uso Civil, No. 30299

Artículo 32. Depósito de las Armas de Fuego

Las armas de fuego se depositan en los almacenes a cargo de la SUCAMEC, en los siguientes casos:

a) Por fallecimiento del titular de la licencia.
b) Por pena privativa de libertad efectiva.
c) Por manifestación voluntaria del titular de la licencia.
d) Por mandato judicial o del representante del Ministerio Público.
e) Por disposición de la Policía Nacional del Perú.
f) Por infracciones a la presente Ley y el reglamento.

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Translated content:

Act on Firearms, Ammunition, Explosives, Firework Products and Related Materials for Civil Use, No. 30299

Article 32. Deposits of Firearms

Firearms are to be deposited in storage areas under control of SUCAMEC, in the following cases:

a) Following the death of the licence's owner.
b) Following a sentence depriving an individual of his freedom.
c) In case the owner expresses his willingness to hand over the firearm.
d) By court order, or order from the Public Ministry representative.
e) By order of Peru National Police.
f) Following a violation of the present Act and its regulation.

[SUCAMEC = National Authority for the Control of Security Services, Firearms, Ammunition and Explosives for Civilian Use]

ID: Q9351

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