HIS Majesty King George Tupou V Has withheld his sanction (ie. Royal Assent) from the Arms and Ammunition(Amendment) Act 2011 , Act No.6 of 2011. According to a Press Release from the Lord Privy Seal and Clerk to H.M. Privy Council Va’inga Tonē, A Privy Council Decision dated 28th November 2011.
His Majesty in Council under and in terms of the powers vested in Him by Clause 68 of the Act of Constitution of Tonga withheld his Royal Assent considering that it was inimical to the welfare , wellbeing and safety of his Subjects.