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Congo (DRC). 2010 ‘Article 14.’ Proposed Act on Prevention, Control and Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Democratic Republic of Congo of October 2010, p. 10. Kinshasa: National Assembly of the Democratic Republic of Congo. 1 October

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Article 14:

Les détenteurs autres que les membres des Forces Armées de la République Démocratique du Congo, de la Police Nationale Congolaise, les importateurs et les fabricants des armes et engins visés aux articles 5, 6 … de la présente loi doivent, nonobstant l'autorisation qui leur aura été accordée, se faire enregistrer auprès de l'Autorité compétente de leur résidence qui est tenue d'informer le Ministère de l'Intérieur.

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Translated content:

Article 14:

Holders other than members of the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Congolese National Police, importers and manufacturers of firearms and equipment, referred to in articles 51, 62 … of this Act, must, notwithstanding that their authorisation is granted, be registered with the Competent Authority of residence, which must inform the Ministry of the Interior.

[Note: This is the Proposed Act to amend the Ordinance 'Law No 085/035 of September 3, 1985, on the Regime of Arms and Ammunition', in line with the Nairobi Protocol for the Prevention, Control and Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons. The first 30 articles of the 2010 Proposed Act are relatively unchanged from the 1985 Law.]

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