Borough of Alpine, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Alpine as § 6-13 (Ord. No. 437) of the 1970 Revised General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Hunting — See Ch. 135.

§ 116-1 Use prohibited.

A. 
No person shall discharge or use firearms of any description, air guns, spring guns, bow and arrow or other missile projecting device within the borough. Nor shall any person use, discharge or convey into the borough any caps for cap pistols, chemical guns, sparklers or fireworks of any description.
B. 
Air rifles or weapons throwing projectiles by means of compressed air or spring tension shall be considered to be firearms.

§ 116-2 Exception.

[Amended 9-28-2005 by Ord. No. 658]
This chapter shall not apply to police or law enforcement officers in the discharge of their lawful duty, nor to citizens actually engaged in defense of their person or property in such manner as may otherwise be provided by law, nor to any supervised archery training offered in connection with any organized activity which is held on tracts of land exceeding 100 acres.