Village of Old Westbury, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Old Westbury 10-4-1937 as Ch. 1, Art. XIV, of the General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Explosives — See Ch. 100.
Fireworks — See Ch. 111.
Noise — See Ch. 137.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 147.
No person shall fire or discharge any gun, pistol, rifle, firing piece or other firearm within the Village limits, except as provided for in § 106-2 hereof.
[Amended 9-17-1984 by L.L. No. 10-1984]
Any owner or lessee and their guests may fire or discharge the weapons referred to in § 106-1 upon the property of said owner or lessee in a manner which shall not disturb adjacent property owners or endanger the lives of other inhabitants of the Village.
No member of a military organization or any other person or persons shall discharge a cannon or other piece of artillery without a permit from the Mayor of the Village so to do. The provision of this section shall not be operative on July 4 of each year.
The carrying of any exposed gun, pistol, rifle, firing piece or other firearm within the Village limits shall be presumptive evidence of a violation of this chapter.
Any person violating any provision of this chapter shall pay a penalty of not more than $100, and in addition thereto, such violation shall constitute and is hereby declared to be disorderly conduct, and any person violating the same shall be and is hereby declared to be a disorderly person.