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Firearms Act

Version of section 44 from 2003-01-01 to 2012-04-04:

The following provision is not in force.

Marginal note:Authorization to export

 An authorization to export goods described in section 43 may be issued to a business only if the business that applies for such an authorization

  • (a) in the case of a firearm, holds the registration certificate for the firearm;

  • (b) in the case of a prohibited firearm, prohibited weapon, prohibited device, component or part designed exclusively for use in the manufacture of or assembly into an automatic firearm or prohibited ammunition, identifies it in the prescribed manner and specifies the prescribed purpose for the exportation;

  • (c) holds a licence authorizing it to possess those goods, except where those goods are to be shipped in transit through Canada by a business that does not carry on business in Canada;

  • (d) indicates the destination of those goods; and

  • (e) provides the Registrar with the prescribed information and any other information reasonably required by the Registrar.

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