Borough of Oceanport, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Oceanport 8-6-1931 by Ord. No. 51 (Ch. 41 of the 1970 Code); amended in its entirety at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Peace and good order — See Ch. 284, Art. I.

§ 210-1 Discharge of firearms restricted.

The discharge of any firearms, bow and arrow, crossbow, slingshot, air gun, spring gun, gas gun or any other device which impels a projectile through the use of force is prohibited in the Borough of Oceanport.

§ 210-2 Exceptions.

The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to:
Any duly appointed law officer in the course of his or her official duty.
The use of firearms when necessary for the preservation of human life.
The use of firearms when hunting in conformity with the applicable laws and regulations of the State of New Jersey.
Use of a firearm on a licensed pistol, rifle or firearm range and under the supervision of the Police Department.

§ 210-3 Violations and penalties.

Any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be subject to a penalty as set forth in Chapter 1, § 1-15, General penalty.