It’s Illegal to carry a BB gun or slingshot in Nome Alaska

no-bb-gunswell, yet another useless law, this time from Nome, Alaska

13.25.050 Possession of airguns and similar devices.
(a) No person shall have in his or her physical possession, nor shall discharge, an airgun, bow and arrow, or slingshot within the city.

(b) The prohibitions of subsection (a) of this section do not apply to possession or discharging in authorized locations, or to transporting along a direct course between authorized locations, provided the device is not loaded while en route.

(c) As used in this section:

(1) “Airgun” means a BB gun, pellet gun or similar device which launches a projectile upon the release of compressed gas; and

(2) “Authorized locations” means and includes occupied residences, operational vehicles, premises in which such devices are sold or displayed, and facilities designed for indoor charges.

(Ord. O-93-6-6 1 (part), 1994)


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