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St. Kitts and Nevis. 2002 ‘Forfeiture of Firearms and Ammunition.’ Firearms Act Chapter 19.05; Part VII (Section 46), p. 32. Basseterre: Laws of Saint Christopher and Nevis. 31 December

Relevant contents

46. Forfeiture of Firearms and Ammunition

Where any person

(a) is convicted of an offence under this Act, or of any crime for which he or she is sentenced to penal servitude or imprisonment whether with or without hard labour; or

(b) has been ordered to be subject to police supervision or to enter into a recognisance to keep the peace or be of good behaviour, for any offence committed under any laws of the State;

the court before which he or she is convicted or by which the order is made may make such order as to the forfeiture or disposal of any firearm or ammunition found in his or her possession as the court thinks fit, and shall cause the conviction or order, as the case may be, to be certified to the appropriate authority who may, giving notice in accordance with subsection (2) of section 36 and subject to section 37, revoke any licence, certificate or permit for firearms held by the person convicted.

ID: Q11300

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