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BULLET St. Louis City Revised Code Chapter 15.134 Division VIII Use, Purchase or Possession of Certain Weapons by Minors

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DIVISION VIII. WEAPONS

Chapter 15.134
Use, Purchase or Possession of Certain Weapons by Minors

Sections:

15.134.010 Possession or discharging.
15.134.020 Sale of weapons.
15.134.030 Parental consent.
15.134.040 Slingshots.

15.134.010 Possession or discharging.

No minor under the age of seventeen years shall have in his possession or discharge on the streets or alleys of the city, or in any park, playground or vacant lot, any air rifle, air gun or pistol, spring gun, or gun or rifle containing a gas-propelled cartridge, tear gas gun, vapor gas gun, or any other similar weapon, whether such be classed as a toy or not, which impels with force a metal pellet of any kind; or in the same areas and under the same circumstances, to propel any metal or sharp pointed arrow. The provisions of this section shall not apply to any park or playground wherein archery or target practice are permitted, nor to any vacant lot when at least one adult person is present at the time.
(Ord. 53467 1 (part), 1965: prior Ord. 49182 1 (part), 1958: 1960 C. 754.010: 1948 C. Ch. 46 17.)

McQuillin:

24.489 Firearms, weapons and toy guns

24.492 Discharge of firearms within city

15.134.020 Sale of weapons.

No dealer or merchant who sells toys, firearms, guns or similar weapons, shall sell, deliver or give any air rifle, air gun or pistol, spring gun, or gun or rifle operated with a gas-propelled cartridge, metal or sharp pointed arrow, tear gas gun, vapor gas gun, or any other similar weapon, to any minor under the age of seventeen years.
(Ord. 53467 1 (part), 1965: prior: Ord. 49182 1 (part), 1958: 1960 C. 754.020.)

15.134.030 Parental consent.

No person shall sell or deliver, loan or barter, either directly or indirectly, to any minor under the age of twenty-one years, any kind of firearms, bowie knife, spring back knife, razor, metal knucks, bill, sword cane, dirk, dagger, sling shot, or other similar deadly weapon, or tear gas gun, vapor gas gun, or any other similar weapon, without the consent of the parent or guardian of the minor.
(Ord. 53467 1 (part), 1965: prior: Ord. 51507 2, 1962: Ord. 47510 1, 1955: 1960 C. 754.030.)

15.134.040 Slingshots.

No person shall sell, offer for sale, distribute, barter, loan or give away any slingshot within the city.
(Ord. 51506 1962: prior: 1960 C. 754.040.)


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