Firearms Act 1964
Amendment of section 10 of Principal Act.
19.— Section 10 of the Principal Act is hereby amended by—
( a) the substitution of “ any person” for “any firearms dealer” and “ such person” for “such firearms dealer” in subsection (2), and
( b) the substitution for subsection (4) of the following subsection:
“(4) It shall not be lawful for any registered firearms dealer to return to any person a firearm or ammunition given to the dealer for repair, test or proof unless the person—
( a) produces a firearm certificate authorising him to have possession of the firearm or ammunition, or
( b) proves to the satisfaction of the dealer that he is entitled to have possession of the firearm or ammunition without having a firearm certificate therefor, and”.
( c) the insertion in paragraph ( b) of subsection (6) after “letting on hire” of “ , giving” and after “hiring” of “ , receiving”.