Weapons Prohibition Act 1998 No 127
Current version for 1 December 2014 to date (accessed 19 December 2014 at 14:59)
Historical notes

Historical notes

The following abbreviations are used in the Historical notes:

Am

amended

LW

legislation website

Sch

Schedule

Cl

clause

No

number

Schs

Schedules

Cll

clauses

p

page

Sec

section

Div

Division

pp

pages

Secs

sections

Divs

Divisions

Reg

Regulation

Subdiv

Subdivision

GG

Government Gazette

Regs

Regulations

Subdivs

Subdivisions

Ins

inserted

Rep

repealed

Subst

substituted

Table of amending instruments

Weapons Prohibition Act 1998 No 127. Assented to 26.11.1998. Date of commencement, 8.2.1999, sec 2 and GG No 15 of 5.2.1999, p 392. This Act has been amended as follows:

1998

No 149

Crimes Legislation Further Amendment Act 1998. Assented to 8.12.1998.
Date of commencement, 8.2.1999, sec 2 and GG No 15 of 5.2.1999, p 391.

1999

No 94

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sentencing) Act 1999. Assented to 8.12.1999.
Date of commencement of Sch 4.63, 3.4.2000, sec 2 (1) and GG No 42 of 31.3.2000, p 2487.

2001

No 121

Justices Legislation Repeal and Amendment Act 2001. Assented to 19.12.2001.
Date of commencement of Sch 2, 7.7.2003, sec 2 and GG No 104 of 27.6.2003, p 5978.

2002

No 47

Firearms Amendment (Public Safety) Act 2002. Assented to 4.7.2002.
Date of commencement, 15.7.2002, sec 2 and GG No 116 of 12.7.2002, p 5222.

2003

No 36

Firearms Amendment (Prohibited Pistols) Act 2003. Assented to 22.7.2003.
Date of commencement, 1.10.2003, sec 2 and GG No 154 of 26.9.2003, p 9516.

 

No 82

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2003. Assented to 27.11.2003.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, assent, sec 2 (1).

 

No 87

Veterinary Practice Act 2003. Assented to 5.12.2003.
Date of commencement of Sch 3.29, 1.9.2006, sec 2 (1) and GG No 111 of 1.9.2006, p 7064.

2006

No 73

Crimes Amendment (Apprehended Violence) Act 2006. Assented to 27.10.2006.
Date of commencement of Sch 3.18, 12.3.2007, sec 2 and GG No 41 of 9.3.2007, p 1711.

2007

No 14

APEC Meeting (Police Powers) Act 2007. Assented to 4.7.2007.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

 

No 80

Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Act 2007. Assented to 7.12.2007.
Date of commencement, 10.3.2008, sec 2 and GG No 30 of 7.3.2008, p 1429.

 

No 94

Miscellaneous Acts (Local Court) Amendment Act 2007. Assented to 13.12.2007.
Date of commencement of Schs 1.105, 2 and 3, 6.7.2009, sec 2 and 2009 (314) LW 3.7.2009.

2008

No 62

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2008. Assented to 1.7.2008.
Date of commencement of Sch 2.62, assent, sec 2 (2).

 

(301)

Weapons Prohibition Amendment (Laser Pointers) Regulation 2008. GG No 88 of 18.7.2008, p 7204.
Date of commencement, 18.7.2008, cl 2.

 

No 119

Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Amendment Act 2008. Assented to 10.12.2008.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

2010

No 40

Weapons and Firearms Legislation Amendment Act 2010. Assented to 15.6.2010.
Date of commencement, 9.7.2010, sec 2 and 2010 (351) LW 9.7.2010.

2011

No 62

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2011. Assented to 16.11.2011.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, 6.1.2012, sec 2 (1).

2013

56

Police Legislation Amendment (Special Constables) Act 2013. Assented to 23.8.2013.
Date of commencement, 1.12.2014, sec 2 and 2014 (750) LW 28.11.2014.

 

No 95

Civil and Administrative Legislation (Repeal and Amendment) Act 2013. Assented to 20.11.2013.
Date of commencement, 1.1.2014, sec 2.

Amendments made to this Act prior to 1.4.2005 by regulations under sec 5 are listed only in the Table of amendments.

Table of amendments

Sec 4

Am 2007 No 80, Sch 2.19 [1] [2]; 2008 No 119, Sch 2.5 [1] [2]; 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [1].

Sec 6

Am 2008 No 62, Sch 2.62; 2011 No 62, Sch 3.41; 2013 No 56, Sch 3.10.

Sec 7

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [2].

Sec 10

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [3]–[7].

Sec 11

Am 2003 No 87, Sch 3.29; 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [8] [9].

Sec 13

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [10].

Sec 14

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [11] [12].

Sec 16

Am 2006 No 73, Sch 3.18 [1] [2]; 2007 No 80, Sch 2.19 [3] [4]; 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [13].

Sec 18

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [14].

Sec 19

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [15] [16].

Sec 20

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [17].

Sec 20A

Ins 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [18].

Sec 23

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [19] [20].

Secs 23A, 23B

Ins 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [21].

Sec 25A

Ins 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [22].

Sec 26

Rep 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [23].

Sec 31

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [24].

Part 4A (secs 32A–32D)

Ins 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [25].

Sec 34

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [26].

Sec 35

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [27]; 2013 No 95, Sch 2.151 [1]–[4].

Sec 40

Am 1998 No 149, Sch 2.11; 2007 No 94, Sch 3.

Sec 41

Am 2008 No 62, Sch 2.62; 2011 No 62, Sch 3.41.

Sec 43

Am 1999 No 94, Sch 4.63; 2001 No 121, Sch 2.200 [1] [2]; 2007 No 94, Sch 2. Subst 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [28].

Sec 44

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.105.

Sec 50

Am 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [29].

Sec 53

Rep 2003 No 82, Sch 3.

Sch 1

Am GG No 15 of 5.2.1999, p 419; 2002 No 47, Sch 3.2; 2003 No 36, Sch 3.2 [1]; GG No 197 of 19.12.2003, p 11367; 2007 No 14, Sch 3.6; 2008 (301), cl 3; 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [30]–[41].

Sch 2

Am 2003 No 36, Sch 3.2 [2]–[4]; 2010 No 40, Sch 1 [42] [43].

Sch 3

Rep 2003 No 82, Sch 3.

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