The Board of Aldermen of the City of
Unfortunately, this ordinance makes no exemption for the use of a firearm in self-defense, even in one's own home.
Please contact your city aldermen and let them know you want the act of self-defense within the city limits to be protected and exempted in this ordinance!
An ordinance amending the
Be it ordained by the Board of Aldermen of the city of
Section 1. That the Board of Aldermen of the City of
Section 2. That Section 200.250 is hereby amended as stated in Exhibit A, which is attached hereto and fully incorporated herein.
Section. 3. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and approval.
Section 200.250: Discharging air gun and other projectile device
1. Any person within the limits of this City who shall discharge any BB gun, spring gun or air gun or shall shoot any pebble, bullet, slug, arrow or other hard substance by means of a sling, crossbow, rubber band or bow or any other means shall be deemed guilty of an ordinance violation.
2. This Section shall not apply to any person engaged in the lawful pursuit of game or hunting in compliance with Section 200.240 of the City Code and all
It is very important to contact your city aldermen and let them know you want self-defense exempted in this discharge ban.
PH: 573-451-2000 Ext: 1114