No. A paintball gun is not considered a fire arm anywhere because it does not use an explosion to propel a metal object.
Yes it is perfectly legal to own a paintball gun in NY. Some of the best teams come from NY. NY also has over 40 fields.
There is not licencing for paintball markers.
Yes because it is the state of New York's property. If you have permission from New York you may.
Since you can post on the internet, do a search on NY gun laws.
the first official field opened in Rochester NY.
Yes, as long as you play on a registered field, ie Liberty Paintball in Harrison, NY. You can shoot your friends in your backyard if you want but use a mask and get them to sign waivers/consent forms if you want to avoid any legal implications.
You will have to contact your local police. NY has a patchwork or laws.
A pellet gun is not adequate for protection, and will get you arrested.
It is legal in NY as long as you purchase it in NY from a gun shop or a pharmacist (strange but true).
This truly depends on your area. If you are in a place, say like New York City, you will most likely be called out on it and the police will come. However if you are in a smaller area with a more rural setting like Ithica, then you should be fine.
Just as much as if you use a real gun.
no. Why would you?
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@ turn of the century
Pepper spray is legal in NY, but it has to be purchased within NY. You cannot purchase it from, for example, a website that is not in NY. Check you local licensed gun shops and drugstores, they may have them.
18 in the US.
Baker Gun Co of Batavia NY
Not that I know of - if anything, Queens would be considered part of NYC under NY law and NYC law states that paintball markers are illegal. However, there are very few fields around in the city, and certainly none that I know of in Jamaica.