City of Aberdeen, MD
Harford County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Commissioners of the Town of Aberdeen (now Mayor and Council of the City of Aberdeen) 1-11-1982 by Ord. No. 10 (Ch. 67 of the 1990 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Peace and good order — See Ch. 413.
[Amended 4-9-1990 by Ord. No. 358-90]
It shall be unlawful for any person to discharge any firearm or air gun, BB gun or any gun projecting lead, except in a regularly established shooting gallery or in a private basement target range.
This chapter shall not be construed to prohibit the discharge of guns where necessary to protect life or property or to kill any dangerous animal nor to prohibit the discharge of guns by any duly authorized police officer acting in the proper performance of his official duties nor to prevent discharge of blank cartridges in theatrical performances, sporting events or other public or ceremonial functions.
[Amended 4-9-1990 by Ord. No. 358-90]
A violation of this chapter is deemed to be a misdemeanor. Any person who violates any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine not to exceed $1,000 or imprisonment for a term of not to exceed six months, or both.