Firearms Act, 1925

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Number 17 of 1925.


FIREARMS ACT, 1925.


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

Section

1.

Definitions and interpretation.

2.

Restrictions on possession, use, and carriage of firearms.

3.

Grant, form, and effect of firearm certificates.

4.

Conditions of grant of firearm certificate.

5.

Revocation of firearm certificates.

6.

Sale of firearm when certificate refused or revoked.

7.

Permit to bring firearm ashore.

8.

Persons disentitled to hold a firearm certificate or a permit.

9.

Register of firearms dealers to be kept.

10.

Restrictions on manufacture and sale of firearms.

11.

Removal of names from register of firearms dealers.

12.

Register to be kept by firearms dealer.

13.

Inspection of stock of firearms dealer.

14.

Prohibition of manufacture and possession, etc., of weapons discharging noxious liquids.

15.

Possession of firearms with intent to endanger life.

16.

Restriction on export or removal of firearms or ammunition.

17.

Restrictions on the import of firearms, prohibited weapons, and ammunition.

18.

Powers of officers of customs and excise.

19.

Powers and duties of officers of the Post Office.

20.

Prohibition of taking firearms or ammunition in pawn.

21.

Gárda Síochána may search for and seize certain firearms, etc.

22.

Powers of members of Gárda Síochána.

23.

Forfeiture of firearms, etc., in certain cases.

24.

Search orders.

25.

Punishments.

26.

Savings.

27.

Minister may make regulations.

28.

Partial continuance of Firearms (Temporary Provisions) Act, 1924.

29.

Repeal.

30.

Short title and commencement.


Acts Referred to

Firearms (Temporary Provisions) Act, 1924

No. 9 of 1924

Firearms (Temporary Provisions) (Continuance) Act, 1925

No. 10 of 1925

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Number 17 of 1925.


FIREARMS ACT, 1925.


AN ACT TO PLACE RESTRICTIONS ON THE POSSESSION OF FIREARMS AND OTHER WEAPONS AND AMMUNITION, AND FOR THAT AND OTHER PURPOSES TO AMEND THE LAW RELATING TO FIREARMS AND OTHER WEAPONS AND AMMUNITION. [6th June, 1925.]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS OF SAORST?T EIRE ANN AS FOLLOWS:—