Township of Willingboro, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Willingboro as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Derived from Secs. 3-10.2 through 3-10.4 of the 2003 Revised General Ordinances]

§ 161-1 Use of firearms restricted.

No person, at any time within the Township of Willingboro, shall fire or discharge or cause to be fired or discharged any pistol, shotgun, rifle or other firearm within 600 feet of any dwelling house, public street or highway; provided, however, that nothing in this section shall prohibit the use of firearms for the protection of life, persons or property, and provided further that the provisions hereof shall not apply to any pistol or rifle range equipped with proper safeguards for the protection of life and property and operated by any club affiliated with the National Rifle Association.

§ 161-2 Certain bows and arrows prohibited.

No person shall use or have in possession or under such person's control any poison arrow, arrow with explosive tip or any bow which is drawn, held or released by mechanical means.

§ 161-3 Use of bows and arrows restricted.

No person shall use any type of bow and arrow for the purpose of hunting or use any bow and arrow in play or in any sport other than supervised target practice, or for any other purpose, within the Township of Willingboro.

§ 161-4 Violations and penalties. [1]

Any person violating the provisions of this article shall, upon conviction, be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, Article II, General Penalty.
[1]
Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
[Derived from Sec. 3-10.1 of the 2003 Revised General Ordinances]

§ 161-5 Prohibited acts; exceptions.

No person shall go upon the lands belonging to another person for the purposes of hunting or to hunt upon any land or lands located within the Township of Willingboro in the County of Burlington and State of New Jersey, except that this prohibition shall not apply to the owner or other occupant of the lands or to any other person that may have in possession the written permission of the owner or occupant thereof to hunt thereon. Such permission shall not extend beyond the calendar year in which the permission is issued.

§ 161-6 Violations and penalties. [1]

Any person violating the provisions of this article shall, upon conviction, be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, Article II, General Penalty.
[1]
Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).