(A)   For the purposes of this section FIREARM means any device, by whatever name known, which is designed to expel a projectile or projectiles by the action of an explosion, expansion of gas or escape of gas; excluding, however:
      (1)   Any device used exclusively for signaling or safety and required or recommended by the United States Coast Guard or the Interstate Commerce Commission; or
      (2)   Any device used exclusively for the firing of stud cartridges, explosive rivets, or similar industrial ammunition.
   (B)   It shall be unlawful for any person to fire or discharge any gun, pistol, or other firearm within the village; provided, that this section shall not apply to police officers and special commissioned officers in the proper performance of their lawful duties.
(Ord. 79-31, passed 8-14-79)  Penalty, see § 130.99