Chapter 8.45


8.45.010    Discharge of firearms prohibited.

8.45.020    Firearms.

8.45.030    Lasers.

8.45.010 Discharge of firearms prohibited.

A. Any person who knowingly discharges a firearm within the City is guilty of a misdemeanor because there is a reasonable likelihood that humans, domestic animals, or property will be jeopardized.

B. “Firearm” means a weapon or device from which a projectile or projectiles may be fired by an explosive such as gunpowder.

C. The provisions of this section do not apply to:

1. A person engaged in military activities sponsored by the federal or state governments, while engaged in official duties;

2. Law enforcement personnel;

3. Security personnel while engaged in official duties; and

4. A person utilizing a properly licensed institutional, membership and/or commercial shooting range. (Ord. 09-041 § 3, 2009; Ord. 46 § 24, 2003).

8.45.020 Firearms.

All provisions of Chapter 9.41 RCW, as presently constituted or hereinafter amended, are adopted by reference. (Ord. 46 § 30, 2003).

8.45.030 Lasers.

The following provisions of the Revised Code of Washington as presently constituted or hereinafter amended are adopted by reference.



9A.49.001    Findings.


9A.49.010    Definitions.


9A.49.030    Unlawful discharge of a laser in the second degree.


9A.49.040    Civil infraction, when.


9A.49.050    Exclusions.

(Ord. 46 § 38, 2003).