Township of Penn, PA
York County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of Penn Township as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Penalties — See Ch. 1, Art. II.
[Adopted 8-4-1959 by Ord. No. 47 (Ch. 133, Art. I, of the 1975 Code)]
It shall be unlawful for any person or persons to fire or discharge, within 500 feet of any building, any air rifle or BB gun.
It shall be unlawful for any person, being a parent or having in his charge, care or custody any minor child under the age of 18 years, to permit such minor child to fire or discharge any air rifle or BB gun within 500 feet of any building.
[Amended 12-17-1975 by Ord. No. 192[1]]
Penalties for violations of this article shall be those set forth in Chapter 1, Article II, of the Penn Township Code.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
Upon conviction of any of the provisions hereof at a summary proceeding before a Magisterial District Judge, the Magisterial District Judge may and shall order forfeiture and destruction of the air rifle or BB gun involved in such violation resulting in conviction.
[Adopted 1-21-1964 by Ord. No. 34 (Ch. 133, Art. II, of the 1975 Code)]
[Amended 7-17-1989 by Ord. No. 389[1]]
It shall be unlawful at any time for any person to shoot or discharge any firearm or other deadly weapon within 500 feet of any dwelling, house, residence or other building or camp occupied by human beings or any barn, stable or other building used in connection therewith without the specific permission of the lawful occupant thereof, or except where written permission has been granted by the Board of Commissioners of Penn Township, York County, Pennsylvania.[2]
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
[2]
Editor's Note: Former § 133-6, Permit, which immediately followed this section, was repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
Penalties for violations of this article shall be those set forth in Chapter 1, Article II, of the Penn Township Code.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).