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Pitcairn. 2003 ‘Power to Prohibit Movement of Arms and Ammunition.’ Local Government (Firearms Control) Regulations; Section 9 (Part II). Pitcairn: Island Council of Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands. 28 March

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Power to Prohibit Movement of Arms and Ammunition

Section 9

(1) The Governor may by order prohibit the importation into or the removal of firearms or ammunition from one place to another in the Islands or their export therefrom.

(2) An order made pursuant to sub-regulation (1) may apply
(a) either generally to all such removals, or to removals from and to particular localities specified in the order; and
(b) either to all firearms and ammunition, or to firearms and ammunition of such classes and descriptions as may be so specified; and
(c) either to all modes of conveyance, or to such modes of conveyance as may be so specified:

Provided that no such order shall prohibit the holder of a firearm certificate from carrying with him or her any firearm or ammunition authorised by the certificate to be so carried.

(3) Any person who contravenes any of the provisions specified in an order made pursuant to sub-regulation (1) shall be guilty of an offence.

ID: Q741

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