[HISTORY: Adopted by the Special Town Meeting 9-30-1974 by Art. 9 as Ch. V, Sec. 4, of the 1975 Bylaws. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall discharge any gun, pistol or other firearm, in any of the streets or highways or on public property in the town, provided that this section shall not apply to the use of such weapons in the lawful defense of the person, family or property of anyone, or in the performance of any duty required by law, nor to the firing of a salute of a cannon or artillery by permission of the Board of Selectmen.