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9.34.030 Discharge of firearms in city prohibited.
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The entire area of the city is a “no shoot” area. It is unlawful to shoot or discharge any firearm, pistol, rifle or similar device anywhere within the corporate limits of the city, except as provided herein. For the purposes of this section, “pistol” and “rifle” shall include but are not limited to pellet guns, B-B guns, air-propelled guns and similar devices. This prohibition shall not apply to the following:

A. The exercise of rights specified in RCW 9A.16.020; or

B. The discharge of a firearm at the Auburn Municipal Airport; provided, that such discharge may only be conducted by city officials or agents in compliance with the provisions of a wildlife hazard management plan accepted by the Federal Aviation Administration; and provided further, that for any bird species protected by the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (16 U.S.C. Sections 703 to 712) the shooting activities shall comply with the terms of a current migratory bird depredation permit issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Any discharge of firearms at the Auburn Municipal Airport shall be documented and shall be conducted so as to minimize the risk of injury to persons or to real or personal property. (Ord. 6569 § 1, 2015; Ord. 5682 § 1, 2002.)

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