Marginal note:Authorization for individuals who hold a licence to export firearms
38 (1) An individual who holds a licence may export a firearm if, at the time of the exportation,
(a) the individual
(i) declares the firearm to a customs officer in the prescribed manner and, in the case of a declaration in writing, completes the prescribed form containing the prescribed information, and
(ii) produces his or her licence and, in the case of a prohibited firearm or a restricted firearm, the registration certificate for the firearm and an authorization to transport the firearm; and
(b) a customs officer confirms the documents referred to in subparagraphs (a)(i) and (ii) in the prescribed manner.
(2) Where a firearm is declared to a customs officer but the requirements of subparagraph (1)(a)(ii) are not complied with, the customs officer may detain the firearm.
Marginal note:Disposal of firearm
(3) A firearm that is detained under subsection (2) may be disposed of in the prescribed manner.
- 1995, c. 39, s. 38
- 2012, c. 6, s. 17
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