Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Côte d'Ivoire. 2010 ‘Marking, Record Keeping and Tracing.’ National Report of Côte d'Ivoire on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 9, pp. 8-9. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Côte d'Ivoire to the United Nations. 1 January
Marking, Record Keeping and Tracing
i) Does your country require licensed manufacturers of SALW [Small Arms and Light Weapons] to apply an appropriate and reliable marking on each weapon as an integral part of the production process?
v) How long are records kept on the manufacture, holding and transfer of SALW under your jurisdiction?
All holders of permits for the manufacture of arms or ammunition or for arms repair must keep a special register numbered and initialled on each page by the Defence Minister or his representative…