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Jamaica. 1967 ‘Special Restriction Upon Holders of Firearm Manufacturer's or Firearm Dealer's Licences.’ Firearms Act 1967 Regulation, Act 23 of 2010; Part III (Article 12), pp. 17-18. Kingston: Parliament of Jamaica. 16 March

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Special Restriction Upon Holders of Firearm Manufacturer's or Firearm Dealer's Licences

12.(1) A holder of a Firearm Manufacturer's Licence or a Firearm Dealer's Licence shall not manufacture or deal in firearms or ammunition elsewhere than at the place specified in his licence or in any amendment thereof.

(2) Every person who contravenes subsection (1) shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable -

(a) if such offence relates to any restricted weapon or restricted ammunition -
(i) on summary conviction before a Resident Magistrate to a fine not exceeding five hundred thousand dollars or to imprisonment with or without hard labour for a term not exceeding five years; or
(ii) on conviction before a Circuit Court to imprisonment for life with or without hard labour; or

(b) in any other case -
(i) on summary conviction before a Resident Magistrate to a fine not exceeding three hundred thousand dollars or to imprisonment with or without hard labour for a term not exceeding twelve months; or
(ii) on conviction before a Circuit Court to a fine or to imprisonment with or without hard labour for a term not exceeding five years.

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