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Aboriginal Peoples of Canada Adaptations Regulations (Firearms)

Version of section 7 from 2006-03-22 to 2022-05-17:

 Sections 3, 8 and 9 of the Firearms Licences Regulations are adapted by adding the requirement that, if a chief firearms officer considers refusing to issue a licence to an Aboriginal applicant, the applicant shall be given an opportunity to submit to the chief firearms officer for consideration recommendations from an elder or leader of the applicant’s Aboriginal community regarding the importance to the applicant of engaging in traditional hunting practices.

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