Public Agents Firearms Regulations (SOR/98-203)

Regulations are current to 2016-06-21 and last amended on 2006-10-26. Previous Versions

  •  (1) Every public service agency shall ensure that a report of each firearm that it disposes of is provided to the Registrar within 30 days after the disposal.

  • (2) The report shall include the following information:

    • (a) the name and public agency identification number of the public service agency or unit making the report;

    • (b) with respect to the firearm, its firearm identification number or, if there is none, the information referred to in paragraphs 8(2)(a) to (i); and

    • (c) the date, place and method of destruction.

  • (3) Subsection (1) does not apply in respect of a protected firearm that is in the possession of a public service agency on October 31, 2008 and that the agency disposes of on or before October 31, 2009.

  • SOR/2004-265, s. 11;
  • SOR/2005-240, s. 5;
  • SOR/2006-258, ss. 1, 2.

Offence

 For the purposes of paragraph 117(o) of the Act, a public agent who contravenes any of subsections 3(1) to (3) commits an offence.

  • SOR/2004-265, s. 11.

Coming into Force

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), these Regulations come into force on December 1, 1998.

  • (2) Sections 8 to 10.2 and 12 to 16 come into force on October 31, 2008.

  • SOR/98-468, s. 1;
  • SOR/98-471, s. 5;
  • SOR/99-109, s. 1;
  • SOR/2001-9, s. 4;
  • SOR/2002-443, s. 1;
  • SOR/2003-401, s. 1;
  • SOR/2004-265, s. 12;
  • SOR/2005-240, s. 6;
  • SOR/2006-258, s. 3.
 
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