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Namibia. 1996 ‘Requirements as to Arms in Public Places.’ Promulgation of Arms and Ammunition Act, 1996 (Act No.7 of 1996 - as of 2005); Chapter 6 (Section 36), pp. 21-22. Windhoek: Parliament of Namibia. 11 June

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36. Requirements as to Arms in Public Places

(1) No person shall in a public place have with him or her any arm, unless -

(a) in the case of a pistol or revolver, he or she carries such arm in his or her pocket or in a holster or similar holder designed, manufactured or adapted for the carrying of a pistol or revolver, in such a way that it is completely covered by his or her clothing, or carries it in a handbag or attaché case, or in a racksack or similar holder;
(b) in the case of any other arm, such arm is carried in a holder designed, manufactured or adapted for the carrying of such arm in such a way that it is completely covered, and in such a manner that he or she at all times has and can exercise effective control over such arm.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection (1), no person shall in a public place have with him or her any loaded arm.

(3) The provisions of this section shall not apply to any security officer or person in the employ of a security officer.

ID: Q3695

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