A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO PROHIBIT THE DISCHARGE OF A FIREARM OR BOW AND ARROW FROM THE RIGHT-OF-WAY IN BEAUFORT COUNTY.
Makes it unlawful to discharge a firearm or bow and arrow, or attempt to do so, from, on, across, or over the roadway or right-of-way of any public road in Beaufort County. Violations are punishable as a Class 3 misdemeanor. Provides that the act is enforceable by law enforcement officers of the Wildlife Resources Commission, by sheriffs and deputy sheriffs, and by other peace officers with general subject matter jurisdiction. Applies to offenses committed on or after October 1, 2013. Applies only to Beaufort County.
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