Amendments To The Arms And The Special Features Of The Law

Original Language Title: Grozījumi Ieroču un speciālo līdzekļu aprites likumā

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Read the untranslated law here: https://www.vestnesis.lv/op/2013/128.3


The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: amended the weapons and special means of law to make Weapons and special means of circulation of the Act (the Latvian journal nr. 183, 2010; 112 no; 2011 2012, No 18) as follows: 1. Article 1: Add to 39 after the word "gun" with the words "including the caliber change for the barrel and adapter inserted"; turn off 42, the words "and who in Latvia classified as traumatic firearm". 2. in article 7, first paragraph: make point 2 as follows: "2) self classified in categories B, C and D long smooth-bore firearms — including traumatisko guns, and ammunition, which the carapace length is not greater than 76.2 mm;" Add to paragraph 3 with the words "including those for the salūtpatron". 3. Supplement to article 8, paragraph 7 and 8 as follows: "7) improvised gas pistols (revolvers) and their ammunition, as well as the circulation gas pistols (revolvers) (including constructively intended barrel qualifier izskrūvēšan) or other conversion of shooting with firearms, ammunition and other munitions, not self-defense gas pistols (revolvers); 8) alteration of firearms shooting with gas pistols (revolvers) ammunition. " 4. in article 9: Add to the second paragraph, the words "and to store, carry and carry deactivated firearms and large power pneumatic weapons without a State police statement that the weapon deactivate"; make the third subparagraph of paragraph 8 by the following: "8 essential components of firearms) kits and essential components of firearms, except in the change of the barrel of firearms and lock kits, firearm barrel, caliber change change the inserted in the barrel and adapter (hereinafter interchangeable barrel) acquisition, storage and use." 5. in article 11: make the third and fourth subparagraph by the following: "(3) the authorisation to purchase and store a firearm barrel change is issued to the person for whom the firearm registered hunting or sporting use. (4) Weapons collection permits, as well as weapons possession, where this Act provides otherwise, shall be issued for an unlimited duration. Weapon carrying permit is issued for 10 years. '; to complement the seventh subparagraph after the word "extended" with the words "weapon carrying permit and"; adding to eighth after the word "issue" with the words "gun carrying permits the extension of the term of validity". 6. To complement the chapter IV with 15.1 article as follows: "article 15.1. Weapons collection Weapons collection permit permission gives the right to keep guns in the permit, the replacement barrel, big power pneumatic weapons and ammunition at the address indicated in the permit, to carry them out and exhibit shows that rule and other circulation of weapons and ammunition in the laws regulating the cases and order. " 7. in article 16: make the third paragraph as follows: "(3) a citizen of Latvia, Latvian citizen, citizen of a Member State of the European Union and the European economic area citizen, as well as the right of permanent residence in the Republic of Latvia received person, if you have reached 18 years of age and not subject to the prohibitions referred to in this law shall have the right to state police permission to purchase, store and transport category (B), (C) and (D) long — smooth-bore hunting sports and self-defense guns, traumatisko for long guns, big guns and pneumatic energy ammunition, use these weapons according to their type of use, treniņšaušan, hunting shooting sports competitions and self-protection, as well as the killing of livestock regulations. "; replace the fifth paragraph, the words "with the words" long "long-vītņstobr". 8. in article 17: replace the introductory phrase, the words "or carrying the" with the words "carrying or collections"; make paragraph 6 by the following: "6) which the criminal proceedings recognised as crime suspects;"; Add to paragraph 7, after the word "bullying" with the words "minor bodily injury intentionally harm"; make the following paragraph 11: "11) who diagnosed mental disorders, alcohol, narcotic, psychotropic or toxic substance dependency or behavioral disorder that gives grounds to doubt its ability to comply with the conditions for the circulation of weapons;" turn off paragraph 12; supplement article 17 the following: "17) contrary to article 16 of this law." 9. Article 18: express the first part of paragraph 2 by the following: ' 2) with the permission of the State police, private law legal persons entitled to purchase, store, and use in firearms under the law, if the legal person members (natural persons), except for the shareholders (participants), and persons occupying positions in the institutions of governance (hereinafter Manager) as well as employees who work in accordance with the responsibilities of the available weapons and ammunition comply with this law, article 16 of the conditions of the sixth part, and they are not in this law, the prohibition referred to in article 17 (except for article 17, paragraph 13 of the ban on players and managers). The meaning of this law, private law legal persons are also similar partnerships; " make the first part 4, 5 and 6 of paragraph by the following: ' 4) with the permission of the national police — Latvia recognised sports federations that deal with sports, associated with the shooting (sporting federations), and their collective members, if their managers and staff, which, in accordance with the obligations of work available for arms and ammunition, match this law, article 16 of the conditions of the sixth part, and they are not in this law, the prohibition referred to in article 17 (except for article 17, paragraph 13, ban drivers); 5) with the permission of the national police — the entities that received local government permission to category 2 or 3 Gallery (shooting bench) for the transaction, if the legal person members and managers as well as employees who work in accordance with the responsibilities of the available weapons and ammunition comply with this law, article 16 of the conditions of the sixth part, and they are not in this law, the prohibition referred to in article 17 (except for article 17, paragraph 13 of the ban on players and managers); 6) with the permission of the State police, State, municipal and private museums if their managers and staff, which, in accordance with the obligations of work available for arms and ammunition, match this law, article 16 of the conditions of the sixth part and they are not subject to this law, the prohibition referred to in article 17 (except for article 17, paragraph 13, ban drivers); "; to supplement the first part of paragraph 8 by the following: ' 8) with the permission of the national police — merchants who have received permission to wild species for keeping your property or possession in the fenced in areas where their members and leaders, as well as employees who work in accordance with the responsibilities of the available weapons and ammunition comply with this law, article 16 of the conditions of the sixth part, and they are not in this law, the prohibition referred to in article 17 (except for article 17, paragraph 13 of the prohibition on members and leaders). " 10. Add to article 18.1 of the chapter V with the following: "article 18.1. Health check to the person who stores weapons (wears) and performs the work with weapons (1) health checks shall be carried out in order to assess an individual's health state compliance with weapons possession (to wear) or work with weapons and determine whether or not the person diagnosed mental disorders, alcohol, narcotic, psychotropic or toxic substance dependence, behavior disorders, physical deficiencies due to which the person is not able to use a firearm or great power pneumatic weapon (medical pretindikācij). (2) the first health check out: 1) natural persons who wish to receive the weapon acquisition, storage, carrying, or collection licence or a shooting instructor certificate; 2 legal persons) of their members and leaders who want to receive arms authorisation and the acquisition of holdings which have received weapons storage or collection permit, as well as the employees of legal persons, which according to the job description available weapons, ammunition or their components; 3) participants and leaders of economic operators who wish to receive or have received a special permit (license) commercial with weapons, ammunition, or special features, as well as economic operators ' employees whose job duties in accordance with the available weapons, ammunition, components or special features. (3) a current medical examination for persons who received weapons possession, carrying or collection authorization to work with guns or shooting instructor certificate, make every one to five years depending on a person's health. (4) For early medical examination referred to in the third subparagraph of the person has the right to send a medical person or national police when there is a reasonable suspicion that the person has a medical pretindikācij storage of weapons (to wear) or with weapons. (5) medical establishment news on personal health compliance for storage of weapons (to wear) or work with guns enter the arms register and the register of licences and certificates. (6) the cabinet shall determine: 1) medical pretindikācij for the storage of weapons (to wear) and working with the weapons, the procedures are carried out health checks, as well as the procedure for the determination of routine health checks; 2) requirements and arrangements person be sent to an early health screening; 3) amount of information and the procedures for the authorities of treatment include the arms register and the register of licences and certificates for personal health fitness for the storage of weapons (to wear) and work with weapons. (7) the decision on the existence of medical pretindikācij can be a challenge during the month from the date of its entry into force, shall submit the relevant application to the health authorities. Health inspection decision month may appeal to the Administrative Court of law. "
11. To complement the introductory part of article 19, after the words "(including the service weapon carrying permit and personal awards or firearm carrying permit)" with the words "or extend the period of validity of the authorization." 12. in article 22: make the third paragraph as follows: "(3) Before hunting firearm acquisition certificate holder receives the Hunter. Before the vītņstobr hunting firearm purchasing person pass a practical examination in long-vītņstobr shooting hunting firearm (other than persons to whom such a firearm has been registered in the last five years). "; Add to sixth by the word "ingredients" with the words "or deactivated firearm or high energy air weapon"; to supplement the article with the fourteenth part as follows: "(14) the national police law duly recorded in the register of licences and certificates for persons who have passed the first and second subparagraph qualification test in relation to the movement of weapons and ammunition procedures and skill in handling the weapon, but the national forest service-details of persons who have passed the referred to in the third subparagraph of the practical test for the long-vītņstobr shooting hunting firearm." 13. Supplement article 23 with the seventh subparagraph by the following: "(7) to a legal person governed by this law, article 22, in the fourth and sixth part of these conditions." 14. Article 25, second paragraph: to turn off the word "prosecution"; Add to subparagraph following the words "corruption prevention and combating Bureau" with the words "port police"; Add to subparagraph following the words "implement weapons" with the word "ammunition". 15. Article 27: to replace the title of the article the words "firearms and large pneumatic energy weapons" with the words "weapons, ammunition and special features"; replace the first paragraph, the words "guns, ammunition, and large pneumatic energy weapons" with the words "weapons, ammunition and special features"; to supplement the article with the fourth paragraph as follows: "(4) if the gas pistols (revolvers) heir does not want yourself to register gas pistols (revolvers), or under article 16 of this law, part of the second age, the gas gun (gun) and its munitions in accordance with heir application for him with such merchant implements, who received special permission (license) to trade in weapons and ammunition, national police or re-register to another person , which has reached the appropriate age, or destroyed. " 16. Add to article 28 of the sixth after the words ' does not apply to "with the words" licensed operator ". 17. Add to article 33, the first paragraph after the word "possession" by the words "or controlled". 18. Article 39: supplement the first sentence of the third paragraph with the words "which is issued for hunting, or shooting sports treniņšaušan race in time, but not more than the year "; to make the fourth subparagraph by the following: "(4) a foreign citizen who received a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Latvia has the right to authorize in Latvia and permanently store your firearm or high energy air gun when State police issued him a permit for the import of weapons and arms in Latvia, carrying or storage of the collection authorisation."; Replace in the fifth subparagraph, the word "other" with the word "other". 19. Article 40: replace the first part of the word "the" with the words "Latvia Latvia accredited foreign diplomatic and consular representations in Latvia"; Add to the second part of the sentence the following wording: "Latvia accredited foreign diplomatic or consular representation of the firearms and ammunition in their weapons store in the possession of weapons at the above address, but which have been permitted to wear, these weapons — weapons that store or their service weapons in a carrying permit specified residence. '; off in the third paragraph, the word "official"; off in the third paragraph, the words "in accordance with the laws of the country concerned". 20. Add to article 42 of the ninth subparagraph by the following: "(9) special permit (license) firearms and large pneumatic weapons of energy gives the right to excercise after coordination with the national police to take possession of the appropriate category and type of individual personal guns, big guns, pneumatic energy gas pistols (revolvers) and ammunition for a period of up to 36 months, but not longer than the weapon carrying permit the specified expiration date." 21. Article 43: replace the first paragraph, the words "If the sole proprietor, company members (natural persons), except for the shareholders, or the persons occupying positions in the governing bodies of the company" with the words "If the sole proprietor, members or managers of the company"; replace the second paragraph, the introductory part of paragraph 1, the words "or a person who occupies a position in the administrative organ of the company" with the words "or" leader "; turn off the second part of paragraph 1 "f" words in "serious or particularly serious"; Add to paragraph 1, second subparagraph of the paragraph "g" after the word "bullying" with the words "minor bodily injury intentionally harm"; replace the second paragraph, the introductory part of paragraph 2, the words "or a person who occupies a position in the administrative organ of the company" with the words "or Manager"; replace the second paragraph, the introductory part of paragraph 3, the words "or the person who occupies the post of company governing bodies ' with the words ' or driver"; to make the second part of paragraph 3 subparagraph "a" the following: "(a)) found in the medical pretindikācij to work with weapons"; turn off the second part of paragraph 3 subparagraph "b"; to make the second part of paragraph 6 by the following: ' 6), Member of the operator or driver is a natural person who had an individual trader or merchant Member last year voided a special permit (license) commercial with weapons, ammunition, special funds, explosives, explosive or pyrotechnic products in appliances, or which had such a merchant leader; " to supplement the article with the third part as follows: "(3) in the first and second parts, these restrictions also apply to persons authorized by the operator." 22. Article 44: adding to the second paragraph with the words "as well as the storage of arms and ammunition adopted"; to make the fourth subparagraph by the following: "(4) the business operators allowed only vītņstobr, with the implementation of the firearms which made kontrolšāvien State police." 23. Article 48: to supplement the first part with a new second sentence as follows: "With the category A and category B vītņstobr of semi-automatic firearm, repetitive actions or one shot short self-defense firearm (except the firearm Award) kontrolšāvien national police carried out every five years."; make the second paragraph as follows: "(2) Natural and legal persons shall submit the national police vītņstobr a firearm (also the barrel change) and munitions (three rounds) in order to kontrolšāvien no later than five working days after the firearm or removable barrel into the Republic of Latvia (except for foreign citizens who stay in the Republic of Latvia with the firearms vītņstobr not more than three months). Vītņstobr of exchangeable firearm barrel and lock Assembly submitted its kontrolšāvien with the firearm, for which it is intended. Kontrolšāvien of the order is determined by the Cabinet of Ministers. "; express the sixth part as follows: "(6) Kontrolšāvien with the Ministry of the Interior system of institutions, national security authorities, the State revenue service, the prisons administration, corruption prevention and combating Bureau, municipal police and the port police firearms and State or municipal educational institutions sports firearms national police shall be free." 24. Article 49: replace the second paragraph, the words "firearms, their components and ammunition, high energy air arms" with the words "weapons, ammunition, special features and their components"; replace the third paragraph, the words "gun, its ammunition, high power pneumatic weapon, as well as the firearm and its ammunition components" with the words "weapon, ammunition, special feature and components". 25. Article 50: to replace the title of the article, first and second paragraph, the words "of weapons and ammunition" with the words "weapons, ammunition and special features"; make the third paragraph as follows: "(3) the constitutional protection Office, corruption prevention and combating Bureau and Bank of Latvia administration of protection existing in possession of weapons, ammunition and special features movement control respectively the constitutional protection Office Director, corruption prevention and combating Bureau Chief and the Governor of the Bank of Latvia in certain municipal police officers, weapons, ammunition and special features — the movement of the municipality, but the port of police weapons, ammunition and special features — the movement of the relevant port authority." 26. Article 51: supplement paragraph 5 of the first paragraph after the words "high energy air guns" with the words "or gas pistols (revolvers); to complement the fourth paragraph after the word "address" with the words "and gas pistols (revolvers) storage address". 27. in article 52: Add to the first paragraph, after the word "cancellation" with the words "or non-renewal of the term of validity; Supplement third subparagraph following the words ' big power air gun "with the words" or gas pistols (revolvers) ". 28. The transitional provisions: transitional provisions be supplemented with paragraph 5 and 6 by the following: "5. the indefinite period of carrying weapons issued, the period of validity of the authorisation is to 2023 of 30 September. 6. Article 18.1 of this law the fifth shall enter into force on 1 July 2014. " The law shall enter into force on the 1 October 2013. The Parliament adopted the law of 13 June 2013. The President a. Smith 2013 in Riga on July 4.