Law and Order Select Committee Submissions
COLFO advises all firearms licenced owners to make a submission to the Law and Order Select Committee on their inquiry into issues relating to the illegal possession of firearms by criminals.
Inquiry into issues relating to the illegal possession of firearms in New Zealand
Public submissions are now being invited on the Inquiry into issues relating to the illegal possession of firearms in New Zealand.
The closing date for submissions is Wednesday, 8 June 2016
The inquiry's terms of reference are as follows:
> How widespread firearm possession is among criminals, including gangs.
> How criminals, gangs, and those who do not have a licence come into possession of firearms.
> What changes, if any, to the current situation might further restrict the flow of firearms to criminals, gangs, and those who do not have a licence.
The committee requires 2 copies of each submission if made in writing. Those wishing to include any information of a private or personal nature in a submission should first discuss this with the clerk of the committee, as submissions are usually released to the public by the committee. Those wishing to appear before the committee to speak to their submissions should state this clearly and provide a daytime telephone contact number. To assist with administration please supply your postcode and an email address if you have one.
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