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Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Regulation 2008
Repealed version for 11 April 2014 to 31 August 2014 (accessed 6 April 2020 at 16:15)
Chapter 9 Part 9.4 Clause 304
304   Officers handling firearms to undergo training courses
(1)  A correctional officer must not:
(a)  authorise or direct the issue of a firearm to another correctional officer, or
(b)  issue a firearm to another correctional officer,
for use by the other officer unless the other officer has undergone an approved training course in the use of that firearm.
(2)  A correctional officer must ensure that a correctional officer under his or her control does not perform any duty involving the carrying or use of a firearm unless the officer has undergone an approved training course in the use of the firearm.
(3)  This clause does not prevent the performance by a correctional officer of a duty in connection with an approved training course or the issue to the officer of a firearm for that purpose.