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Congo (DRC). 2010 ‘Article 36.’ Proposed Act on Prevention, Control and Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Democratic Republic of Congo of October 2010, p. 16. Kinshasa: National Assembly of the Democratic Republic of Congo. 1 October

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Article 36:

Les commerçants et les courtiers des armes légères et de petit calibre doivent:

- être enregistrés aux Ministères ayant l'Intérieur, la Défense et le Commerce dans leurs attributions;
- demander et obtenir une autorisation pour chaque transaction individuelle menée;
- signaler la conclusion totale de chaque transaction opérée…

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Translated content:

Article 36:

Dealers and brokers of small arms and light weapons shall:

- be registered with the Ministries in charge of Interior, Defence and Trade;
- apply for and obtain authorisation for each individual transaction conducted;
- report the complete conclusion of each transaction made…

[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.]

ID: Q4398

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