Township of Long Beach, NJ
Ocean County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Long Beach 7-6-1984 by Ord. No. 84-15C. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fireworks — See Ch. 89.
[Amended 7-18-1997 by Ord. No. 97-16C]
No person shall discharge on the beaches of Long Beach Township, the public property of Long Beach Township, the streets or public ways of Long Beach Township or the waters of Long Beach Township any cannon, gun, pistol, revolver or firearm of any sort, kind or description except as herein below provided.
[1]
Editor's Note: Former § 6.1, Possession and sale of fireworks, which immediately preceded this section, was repealed 7-18-1997 by Ord. No. 97-16C. See now Ch. 89, Fireworks.
This section shall not apply to:
A. 
Any military exercise.
B. 
Officers of the State of New Jersey, County of Ocean or Township of Long Beach or other municipal police department charged with the enforcement of the laws of this state and municipality while such officers are actually engaged in the enforcement of such laws.
C. 
The use of any firearm in the defense of persons or property.
D. 
The use of any firearms by licensed hunters during the legal gunning season in accordance with the provisions of state and federal laws and regulations governing the taking of game.
E. 
The use by any yacht club or other organization sponsoring boating races of a starting count or similar device.
[Added 7-18-1997 by Ord. No. 97-16C]
A violation of this chapter shall be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article III, General Penalty.