A. IMMEDIATE FAMILY: A Member’s Immediate
Family is (1) the spouse or domestic partner of a Member, (2) the Minor
children or dependents of a Member, and (3) the Minor grandchildren of a Member.
A Member’s immediate family may use the facilities
and ranges with the Member. The host
Member must be present and supervise his/her immediate family and ensure that
all Operating Procedures and Range Rules are strictly followed.
An immediate family member, over the age of eighteen
(18) years, must read, sign, date and submit a “Release of Liability” form each
time he/she uses any of the Association’s ranges. For each immediate family
member under the age of eighteen (18) years, the host Member must read, sign,
date and submit a “Release of Liability” form. A Member’s immediate family is not required to pay a “Guest Fee”.
A Member’s child, dependent
or grandchild over eighteen (18) years of age is a Guest and subject to the
provisions of Paragraph 4C. (Amended 05-16-2017)
B. MINORS USING THE RIFLE AND HANDGUN RANGES:(Added 05-16-2017)
(1.) The term Minor means a person less than 18 years of age.
(2.) A Minor between the ages of 12 and 18 years of age is permitted on the
rifle and handgun ranges, if all of the following conditions are satisfied:
(a) The Minor is an Immediate Family Member as defined by Paragraph 4A of
the Operating Procedures;
(b) The Minor has successfully completed a Firearm Safety Class. Any recognized safety instruction is
permissible including courses offered through California Hunter Safety,
National Rifle Association, Boy Scouts of America, 4H Clubs, or by SLSA;
(c) The Minor is, at all times, on the rifle or handgun range with the host
(d) The Minor is fully supervised by the host Member and all Operating
Procedures and Range Rules established by SLSA are strictly observed.
(3.) A Minor between the ages of 9 and 12 years of age is permitted on the
rifle range, if all of the following conditions are satisfied:
(a) All of the conditions set forth in Paragraph 4B(2), above, are
(b) The host Member does not handle or fire any firearms, except to directly
instruct the Minor in its use and operation;
(c) The firearm used by the Minor is
loaded with only one (1) round at a time; and
(d) The host Member may bring no more than one Minor less than 12 years of
age per visit to the range.
(4.) A Minor less than 12 years of age is not permitted on the handgun range
at any time.
(5.) A Minor less than 9 years of age is not permitted on either the rifle or
handgun range at any time.