[Adopted 4-3-2012 by L.L. No. 1-2012]
Editor's Note: This local law also superseded L.L. No. 4-2011, adopted 10-4-2011, prior to its inclusion in this chapter.
This article shall be known and may be cited as the "Firearms Discharge Law of the Town of Waterford."
It shall be illegal within the Town of Waterford to discharge a center fire/rim fire weapon other than a shotgun.
The provisions of this article shall not apply to the following:
Peace officers in the performance of their duty nor to any citizen when lawfully defending his person or property.
The discharge of rifles on target ranges maintained and operated by any association affiliated with the National Rifle Association or by any duly organized fish and game club, association or membership corporation.
A violation of this article and/or any of the regulations herein contained is hereby declared a misdemeanor and shall be punishable by a fine and imprisonment or, in the alternative, a fine of not less than $50 nor more than $500.