City of Scranton, PA
Lackawanna County
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[Adopted as Ord. No. 155-1993 (Sec. 21-25 of the 1979 Code)]
No person shall shoot or discharge an arrow from a bow or shall point a bow and arrow at another person within the city limits.
This section shall not be construed to prohibit supervised archery practice at any public or private school or nonprofit institution, provided that such archery practice is conducted within enclosed spaces or areas such as to prevent any arrows from causing any injury to any person.
Any person violating any of the provisions of this article shall be liable, upon conviction, to a fine of not less than $100, plus costs, nor more than $300, plus costs, and, in default of payment, imprisonment not to exceed 30 days for each offense. Each discharge of an arrow shall constitute a separate offense. Each person at which an arrow is pointed in violation of this section shall constitute a separate offense. Each day that a violation continues shall be deemed a separate offense.