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Moldova. 1994 ‘Physical Person as the Holder of the Right to Own Weapons.’ Republic of Moldova - Weapons Law; Section 1 (Article 8). Chisinau: Republic of Moldova Parliament. 18 May
Physical Person as the Holder of the Right to Own Weapons
The right to privately own a weapon and ammunition may be acquired by a physical person that is 18 years of age, has no medical counter-indications regarding the use of weapons, who is not subject to the limitations referred to in Article 26, paragraph 2, and who has permanent residence on the territory of the country.
The following weapons may be privately owned:*
- Self-defence weapons;
- Hunting weapons;
- Award and collectors' weapons;
- Revolvers and pistols
* Hereinafter the word "weapon" shall mean the types of weapons referred to in articles 8 and 9, unless the concrete article provides otherwise.