[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Geneseo 3-18-1966 as Ch. 17 of the 1966 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall discharge or cause to be discharged any firearm within the limits of the Village of Geneseo at any time, without written permission from the Police Department.
[Amended 7-5-1989 by L.L. No. 4-1989; 3-23-2020 by L.L. No. 1-2020]
Any person who violates any provision of this chapter shall be guilty of an offense, as defined in the Penal Law of the State of New York, and shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine not to exceed $250.
[Added 11-15-2010 by L.L. No. 7-2010]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- Any implement which by force of a spring, air or other nonignited compressed gas expels a missile or projectile and has a rifled or smooth barrel.
- FIREARM or GUN
- Any rifle, pistol, shotgun or muzzleloading firearm which by force of gunpowder, or an airgun as defined herein, that expels a missile or projectile.