Village of
New York Mills
Oneida County, NY



88-1.  Sale of certain weapons to minors.


No person shall within the Village sell, offer for sale, loan, give or grant possession to any person under 21 years of age, any of the following weapons: 

A.  Air guns, spring guns or other instruments or weapons in which the propelling force consists of springs or air. 

B.  Sling shots or similar instruments from which a pellet, stone or other hard substance can be propelled with such force as to cause injury to person or property.   


88-2.  Discharge of firearms, air gun or spring guns.


No person shall discharge any firearm, air gun, spring gun, sling shot or other instrument or weapon within the Village except in self-defense or in the discharge of official duty or during a memorial service or veteran's funeral or at an indoor rifle range operated under the supervision, guidance and instruction of a duly commissioned officer of one of the armed forces, including the national guard and reserve forces, or a duly qualified adult citizen of the United States who has been granted a certificate as an instructor of small arms practice issued by one of the armed forces of the United States, the adjutant general of the state, or by the national rifle association of America. 


88-3.  Penalties for offenses.


Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article II.