Any student in New Hampshire who possesses a pellet or BB gun, rifle, or paint ball gun in a safe school zone (any school property or school bus) may be expelled by the local school board. The student may not attend school until restored by the local board.1 New Hampshire does not otherwise regulate non-powder guns.
See our Non-powder & Toy Guns policy summary for a comprehensive discussion of this issue.
- N.H. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 193:13(II). New Hampshire law defines “safe school zone” to include any school property or school bus. N.H. Rev. Stat. Ann. § RSA 193-D:1(II).