Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library

Parker, Sarah. 2011 ‘Balancing Act: Regulation of Civilian Firearm Possession.’ Small Arms Survey 2011: States of Security; Annex 9.2, pp. 48-61. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 6 July

Relevant contents

Annex 9.2 Overview of Conditions of Firearms Ownership

Egypt

Licence Duration: 3 years

Penalties for Unlawful Possession: at least 1 month plus fine EGP 50–500 (USD 8–84) (life imprisonment with hard labour for certain firearms)

Safe Storage: cited legislation makes no relevant or specific reference

Penalties for Unsafe Storage: cited legislation makes no relevant or specific reference

Carrying in Public? YES (but not in public places that serve alcohol, or public meetings, conferences or weddings)

Penalties for Unlawful Carrying: up to 2 months and a fine of EGP 100–1,000 (USD 17–168)

ID: Q5435

As many publishers change their links and archive their pages, the full-text version of this article may no longer be available from the original link. In this case, please go to the publisher's web site or use a search engine.