Firearms Act 1964

Extension of sections 23 and 28 of Larceny Act, 1916.

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25. (1) In F19 [ section 28 ] of the Larceny Act, 1916, “ offensive weapon” shall include a firearm that is not loaded and an imitation firearm.

(2) In this section and the next two sections “ imitation firearm” means anything which is not a firearm but has the appearance of being a firearm.

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Amendments:

F19

Substituted (1.06.1976) by Criminal Law (Jurisdiction) Act 1976 (14/1976), s. 21(6), S.I. No. 112 of 1976.

Editorial Notes:

E7

Larceny Act 1916 was repealed (1.08.2002) by Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001 (50/2001), s. 3 and sch. 1., S.I. No. 252 of 2002.