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Cukier, Wendy. 2005 ‘Military Assault Weapon Prohibitions by Country - Myanmar.’ The Feasibility of Increased Restrictions on the Civilian Possession of Military Assault Weapons at the Global Level; Working Paper 05-2 (Appendix 1), p. 32. 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 - Myanmar

Civilian ownership of any weapon more powerful than a hunting rifle is prohibited.

Legislation:
Arms Act, 1878. Temporary amendment in 1951.
Regulation on Holding of Firearms, 1977

Source cited: NISAT, "Export Laws and Policies," part of the Myanmar (Burma) Country Profile: www.nisat.org

ID: Q1503

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