Town of Newington, CT
Hartford County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Newington as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 5-5-1960 (§ 9-2 of the 1974 Code)]
It shall be unlawful for any person to sell or offer or expose for sale or to discharge in the Town any air gun, air rifle or similar device in which the explosive or impelling force is compressed or condensed air or gas.
Nothing in this article shall be construed to limit, except as already limited by ordinance or statute, the sale or use of a firearm.
[Adopted 11-27-1961 (§ 9-3 of the 1974 Code)]
No person shall discharge firearms within the territorial limits of the Town.
The provisions of this article shall not apply to any person discharging any firearm under the supervision of or with the written permission of the Town Police Department on an established target range or any indoor range and shall not apply to landowners using firearms when in the act of protecting their property from destructive animals.