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Bahamas. 1969 ‘Importation.’ Firearms Act, Chapter 213, 1969; Part 1 (Section 3). Nassau: Government of the Bahamas. 17 July

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Importation

3. (1) From and after the coming into operation of this Act all firearms imported into The Bahamas shall be deposited by the person importing the same in such warehouse or place as shall be appointed by the Licensing Authority.

(2) Subject to the provisions of sections 43 and 44 of this Act no firearm shall be withdrawn or removed from the warehouse or place in which it is deposited except by a person possessing and producing a dealer's licence or a special licence, firearm certificate or gun licence relating to that firearm, as the case may be, and a record shall be kept of every such withdrawal or removal by the officer in charge of the place from whence the same is withdrawn.

(3) Any person withdrawing or removing a firearm in contravention of this section shall be liable on summary conviction to imprisonment for two years or to a fine of five hundred dollars or to both such imprisonment and fine.

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