to be shot from a bow.
– A cartridge, pellet, ball, missile, or
projectile adapted for use in a weapon. BOW
bow, compound bow, or crossbow having a peak draw of
10 poiunds or more, intended and capable of shooting an arrow. The
"bow" does not include bows that have a peak draw of less than 10
pounds or are intended to be used principally as toys.
or is designed to, or
may be readily converted to, expel a projectile, or in which ammunition
used or discharged by explosion; provided, however,
guns, and similar construction equipment neither designed nor
weapons, shall not be deemed firearms. PNEUMATIC
– Any implement designed as a gun that will
expel a BB pellet, or other ammunition by action of pneumatic pressure.
definition shall include a paintball gun that expels by action of
pressure plastic balls filled with pain for the purpose of marking the
– The use of pneumatic guns such that the gun
is being discharged so that its BBs, pellets, or other ammunition will
contained on the property by a backstop, earthen embankment or fence.
discharge of BBs, pellets, or other ammunition across or over the
property shall create the rebuttable presumption that the use of the
gun was not conducted with reasonable care.
– The Town Council of the Town of Front
Royal, Virginia. (Ord.
5-14-07-Effective Upon Passage) (Ord.
1-23-12-Effective Upon Passage)