Arms Act 1983

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55A Offence to assemble prohibited firearm

Every person commits an offence and is liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 5 years who, without lawful purpose,—


assembles a prohibited firearm; or


converts a firearm into a prohibited firearm.

Section 55A: inserted, on 12 April 2019, by section 60 of the Arms (Prohibited Firearms, Magazines, and Parts) Amendment Act 2019 (2019 No 12).