Borough of Moosic, PA
Lackawanna County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Moosic 6-9-2009 by Ord. No. 11-2009. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 151-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
FIREARMS
Includes shotgun, air gun, air pistol, spring gun or pistol, rifles and pistols of any caliber, or any implement which impels a pellet of any kind with sufficient force capable of causing property damage or bodily harm.

§ 151-2 Discharge prohibited.

It shall be unlawful for any person to shoot or discharge any firearm within the Borough of Moosic.

§ 151-3 Exceptions.

The prohibition in this chapter will not be applicable to the following:
A. 
The discharge of a firearm by any person or persons licensed to carry and to discharge such firearm for law enforcement purposes and only if such discharge occurs in the performance of his/her duties as a law enforcement officer.

§ 151-4 Violations and penalties.

Any person who violates or permits a violation of this chapter shall, upon being convicted before a District Justice, shall pay a fine not exceeding $1,000, and any costs incurred by the Borough of Moosic, and in default of payment of the fines and costs shall be subject to imprisonment for a period not exceeding 30 days. Each day of the violation shall be considered a separate violation and offense.