New South Wales Consolidated Acts
[Search this Act]
CRIMES ACT 1900 - SECT 93I
Possession of unregistered firearm in public place
(1) A person who:
(a) possesses an unregistered firearm in a public place, and
(b) is not authorised under the Firearms Act 1996 to possess the firearm, is
liable to imprisonment for 10 years.
(2) A person is guilty of an offence
under this subsection if the person commits an offence under subsection (1) in
circumstances of aggravation. A person convicted of an offence under this
subsection is liable to imprisonment for 14 years.
(3) For the purposes of
subsection (2), an offence under subsection (1) is committed in
"circumstances of aggravation" if the offence involves the possession:
more than one unregistered firearm, or
(b) of an unregistered firearm that is
a pistol, or
(c) of an unregistered firearm that is a prohibited firearm.
AustLII: Copyright Policy