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BULLET St. Louis City Revised Code Chapter 15.135 Division VIII Projectile Weapons

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DIVISION VIII. WEAPONS

Chapter 15.135
Projectile Weapons

Sections:

15.135.010 Definitions.
15.135.020 Sale to minors.
15.135.030 Possession.
15.135.040 Penalty for violation.

15.135.010 Definitions.

As used in this ordinance the following definitions shall apply:

"Projectile weapon" means any weapon with a barrel that is not a firearm as defined by Section 571.010 (6) RSMo., which is capable of expeling a projectile that could inflict serious physical injury or death by striking or piercing a person.

"Concealable projectile weapon" shall mean any weapon with a barrel less than sixteen inches in length, measured from the face of the bolt or standing breech.
(Ord. 65483 1, 2001.)

15.135.020 Sale to minors.

No dealer or merchant shall sell, lease, loan, give away or deliver a concealable projectile weapon to any person under the age of twenty-one.
(Ord. 65483 2, 2001.)

15.135.030 Possession.

No person shall possess a concealed projectile weapon upon any street, alley, park, playground, vacant lot or publicly accessible building within the City of St. Louis.
(Ord. 65483 3, 2001.)

15.135.040 Penalty for violation.

Any person found guilty of violating any provision of this ordinance shall be fine not less than two hundred dollars ($200) nor more than five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisoned for not more than ninety (90) days or both such fine and imprisonment.
(Ord. 65483 4, 2001.)

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