Arms Act 1983

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2C Meaning of prohibited part

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, prohibited part means—


a part of a prohibited firearm:


a component that can be applied to enable, or take significant steps towards enabling, a firearm to be fired with, or near to, a semi-automatic or automatic action.

Section 2C: inserted, on 12 April 2019, by section 5 of the Arms (Prohibited Firearms, Magazines, and Parts) Amendment Act 2019 (2019 No 12).