Town of Braintree, MA
Norfolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Braintree 12-7-2010 by Ord. No. 10-041 (former Ch. 9.16 of the Town Bylaws, which derived from prior code Ch. 69). Amendments noted where applicable.]
This chapter does not apply to any firing of a weapon in accordance with law.
No person shall fire or discharge any gun, fowling piece, pistol or other firearms in any place, public way, street or square within the Town limits, except with the permission of the Mayor or his designee.
No person shall discharge or fire any rifle of any caliber within the Town limits for any purpose except on an approved range.
Violations of this chapter shall be handled through the noncriminal disposition process as outlined in MGL c. 40, § 21D. For a first offense, the fine shall be $50; for a second offense, the fine shall be $100; and for a third offense or subsequent offenses, the fine shall be $300. Each day that a violation of this chapter occurs shall constitute a separate violation. This chapter shall be enforced by the Braintree Police Department.