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Firearms Act

Version of section 32 from 2003-01-01 to 2003-08-14:

Marginal note:Mail-order transfers of firearms

 A person may transfer a firearm by mail only if

  • (a) the verifications, notifications, issuances and authorizations referred to in sections 21 to 28, 30, 31, 40 to 43 and 46 to 52 take place within a reasonable period before the transfer in the prescribed manner;

  • (b) the firearm is delivered by a person designated by a chief firearms officer and the person ensures that the transferee holds a licence authorizing the transferee to acquire that kind of firearm; and

  • (c) the prescribed conditions are complied with.

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