Arms Act 1983

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Arms Advisory Group

Heading: inserted, on 25 June 2020, by section 104 of the Arms Legislation Act 2020 (2020 No 23).

88 Arms Advisory Group

(1)

The Minister of Police must establish an Arms Advisory Group (the advisory group) comprising a chairperson and up to 8 other members.

(2)

The purpose of the advisory group is to advise the Minister on matters that contribute to achieving the objectives of this Act, in particular, the safe use and control of firearms.

(3)

The advisory group may provide advice on any matter relating to firearms in New Zealand, including legislative proposals, policies for regulating New Zealand’s firearms regime, and the promotion of firearms safety.

Section 88: inserted, on 25 June 2020, by section 104 of the Arms Legislation Act 2020 (2020 No 23).