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Australia

1 July 1998

Australian Associated Press

SYDNEY — The state government today announced a one month amnesty for gun owners to register firearms after claims yesterday that thousands of guns would be unregistered because the government had failed to properly advertise new laws. The Sporting Shooters Association of Australia NSW said yesterday the government would have to implement an immediate amnesty to encourage more people to register guns. The association said firearms would remain unregistered unless... (GunPolicy.org)

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