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Title:An Ordinance Regulating the Discharge of Firearms Within the City
Summary:An ordinance of the City of Lobelville to regulate the discharge of firearms with the exception of hunting, regulated by the TWRA.
Original Author:Darden, Ron
Co-Author:
Product Create Date:03/25/2010
Last Reviewed on::03/25/2010
Subject:Weapons--Municipal ordinances; Municipal ordinances
Type:Ordinance
Original Document: Ordinance Regulating the Discharge of Firearms within the city.pdf

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Text of Document: Ordinance No.

An Ordinance Regulating the Discharge of Firearms within the City

Be It Ordained by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Lobelville, Tennessee:

Section 1. It is illegal for any unauthorized person to discharge a firearm within the City of Lobelville with the following exception:

Hunting, which is regulated by the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency

Section 2. Violators will be subject to a $50 fine for each violation.

Section 3. This ordinance shall be effective after passage and publication in a newspaper of general circulation.

Passed 1st reading _______, 2010
Passed 2nd reading_______, 2010

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Mayor Attest: City Recorder

Please remember that this ordinance was drafted based upon the drafting requirements and authority granted to a particular city or town in its charter and in general law. These drafting requirements and the authority exercised in this ordinance might not apply to your city or town.

Please confer with your city attorney or an MTAS legal consultant, or both, before using this ordinance as a model.