Motion #4

Law Reform - Discharging a Firearm

Law 11.9 is currently:

11.9 Discharging a Firearm

Any person who discharges their firearm in a public or private property, unless for Self Defence and the Defence of Others (see law 2.1) commits an offence.

Infraction - liable to $2,000 maximum fine.


This motion proposes that the punishment is changed to either of the following:



Results

Rank Option Round 1 Round 2
#1 Add asset forfeiture to the maximum punishment 22 (40%) 33 (61.1%)
#2 Do not change the law 20 (36.4%) 21 (38.9%)
#3 Add 3 years and asset forfeiture to the maximum punishment 13 (23.6%)
Total - 55 (100%) 54 (100%)