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Cukier, Wendy. 2005 ‘Military Assault Weapon Prohibitions by Country - Australia.’ The Feasibility of Increased Restrictions on the Civilian Possession of Military Assault Weapons at the Global Level; Working Paper 05-2 (Appendix 1), p. 24. Waterloo, ON: Project Ploughshares: Small Arms Working Group of the Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee. 1 April

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Military Assault Weapon Prohibitions by Country - Australia

Federal Legislation: Customs Act, 1901; Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations, 1956; Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations, 1958; National Firearms Program Implementation Act 1998, No. 81;

State and Territory Legislation: Firearms Act, 1996 (Australian Capital Territory); Firearms Act, 1996 (New South Wales); Firearms Act, 1977 (Northern Territory); Weapons Act, 1990 (Queensland); Firearms Act, 1977 (South Australia); Firearms Act, 1996 (Tasmania); Firearms Act, 1996 (Victoria); Firearms Act, 1973 (Western Australia);

Sources cited:

1) Philip Alpers and Conor Twyford. Small Arms in the Pacific. Occasional Paper No. 8. Small Arms Survey. Geneva, Mar 2003. At: http://www.smallarmssurvey.org/publications/occasional.htm

2) United Nations (UN), International Study on Firearm Regulation, August 1999 updated database, Part 8, Question 71, at: www.uncjin.org/Statistics/firearms

ID: Q965

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