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Economic Policy Scrutiny Committee Inquiry into the Firearms Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 November 2019

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Title

Economic Policy Scrutiny Committee Inquiry into the Firearms Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 November 2019

Other title

Tabled paper 1423

Collection

Tabled Papers for 13th Assembly 2016 - 2020; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2019-11-26

Description

Tabled by Tony Sievers

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Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

Publisher name

Department of the Legislative Assembly

Place of publication

Darwin

File type

application/pdf

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Copyright

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/755112

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/768771

Page content

Recommendations 11 Recommendation 6 The Committee recommends that proposed section 49ZA be amended to clearly indicate that the Commissioners power under proposed s 49ZA(2) only relates to firearms or firearm related items that have been surrendered or seized under Part 8. Recommendation 7 The Committee recommends that the Bill be amended to provide that the Police Commissioners power in relation to firearm prohibition orders can only be delegated to a police officer at the level of superintendent or higher.