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Colombia. 2006 ‘Marking, Record-keeping and Tracing (Marcado, Mantenimiento de Registros y Localización).’ National Report of Colombia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Chapter 8, i, p. 16. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Colombia to the United Nations. 14 March

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Marcado, Mantenimiento de Registros y Localización

i) ¿Exige su país a los fabricantes autorizados de APAL que, como parte integrante de su proceso de producción, apliquen a cada arma una marca apropiada y fiable?

En los contratos de suministro la Industria Militar exige al fabricante una identificación particular para Colombia, las armas se marcan al momento de su importación.

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Marking, Record-keeping and Tracing

i) Does your country require licensed manufacturers of SALW to apply an appropriate and reliable marking on each weapon as an integral part of the production process?

In the supply contracts the Military Industry requires the manufacturer [to implement] a unique identification for Colombia; the weapons are marked at the time of import.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

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