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The Firearms (Amendment) Act 1988 (Commencement No. 2) Order 1989

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provisions of the 1988 act coming into force on 1st July 1989

Provisions of the ActSubject matter of provisions
Section 2Re-definition of exempted shot guns
Section 3Grant and renewal of shot gun certificates
Section 4Transfers of shot guns
Section 5Restriction on sale of ammunition for smooth-bore guns
Section 6Shortening of barrels
In section 7, subsections (2) and (3)Conversion of weapon to which section 1 of the 1968 Act applies not to affect classification
Section 11Grant of co-terminous certificates
In section 13, subsection (1)Firearms dealers
Section 15Rifle and pistol clubs
Section 19Firearms and ammunition in museums
In section 23, subsections (4), (5) and (6)Minor and consequential amendments
In section 24, subsection (2)Fees received by the Secretary of State

PART IIprovisions of the 1988 act coming into force on 1st october 1989

Provisions of the ActSubject matter of provisions
Section 17Visitors' permits
Section 18Firearms acquired for export
Section 20Removal of arms and ammunition to Northern Ireland
In section 23, subsection (8)Repeal of section 14 of the 1968 Act

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