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Alpers, Philip and Conor Twyford. 2003 ‘Selected Penalties for Firearm Offences in the Pacific.’ Small Arms in the Pacific; Occasional Paper No. 8 (Table 4.5), p. 71. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 31 March

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Table 4.5: Selected Penalties for Firearm Offences in the Pacific - Solomon Islands (1996)

Unlawful Possession of Firearms:
Five years imprisonment and/or a $3,000 fine; 10 years and/or $5,000 if in a prohibited area (Firearms and Ammunition Act 1968, No. 4 [cap. 80], sec. 5 (1))

Unlicensed Dealing in Firearms:
Two years and/or $1,000 (Firearms and Ammunition Act 1968, No. 4 [cap. 80], sec. 11 (1))

Illegal Firearm Manufacture:
Ten years and/or $5,000 (Firearms and Ammunition Act 1968, No. 4 [cap. 80], sec. 11 (1))

Illegal Firearm Importation:
One Year and/or $500 (Firearms and Ammunition Act 1968, No. 4 [cap. 80], sec. 15 (1))

Illegal Firearm Export:
One year and/or $500. (Firearms and Ammunition Act 1968, No. 4 [cap. 80], sec. 17 (1))

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