Arms Act 1983

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54A Carrying prohibited firearm with criminal intent

Every person commits an offence and is liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 7 years who carries any prohibited firearm with intent to commit an offence.

Section 54A: inserted, on 12 April 2019, by section 58 of the Arms (Prohibited Firearms, Magazines, and Parts) Amendment Act 2019 (2019 No 12).