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Criminal Justice Act 1972

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29Possession of firearms by persons convicted of crime in Northern Ireland

In section 21 of the Firearms Act 1968 (possession of firearms and ammunition by persons previously convicted of crime) the following subsection shall be inserted after subsection (3)—

(3A)Where by section 19 of the Firearms Act (Northern Ireland) 1969, or by any other enactment for the time being in force in Northern Ireland and corresponding to this section, a person is prohibited in Northern Ireland from having a firearm or ammunition in his possession, he shall also be so prohibited in Great Britain at any time when to have it in his possession in Northern Ireland would be a contravention of the said section 19 or corresponding enactment

and in subsection (6) of that section (application to court for removal of prohibition) for the words " or (3) " there shall be substituted the words

(3) or;

(3A) ".

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