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Moldova. 1994 ‘Weapons Manufacturing and Repair.’ Republic of Moldova - Weapons Law [Act as of 2003]; Section IV (Article 19). Chisinau: Republic of Moldova Parliament. 18 May

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Weapons Manufacturing and Repair

Manufacturing of weapons and ammunition (except cartridges for hunting weapons) shall be the state monopoly and shall be carried out in the manner determined by the government.

Weapons and ammunition shall be manufactured in specialised state owned enterprises, ensuring advanced technology, safety, inspection and quality of production output.

Owners of hunting weapons with smooth bore barrels shall have the right to produce cartridges for the use therewith without a license, and the Hunting and Fishing Association of Moldova shall have the right to produce such cartridges for sale on the basis of the permit issued by the Ministry of the Interior in accordance with the regulations.

The Hunting and Fishing Association of Moldova shall have the right to produce and sell at their own expense and in accordance with regulations hunting and sporting cartridges for smooth bore barrel arms of different calibre on the basis of the permit issued by the Ministry of the Interior.

Weapons may be repaired in workshops for repair regardless of the type of ownership, based on the license issued by the Chamber.

The production of weapons and ammunition and repair of weapons in contravention of the established procedure shall be subject to sanctions in accordance with the law.

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