§ 2707.1.  Discharge of a firearm into an occupied structure.
        (a)  Offense defined.--A person commits an offense if he
     knowingly, intentionally or recklessly discharges a firearm from
     any location into an occupied structure.
        (b)  Grading.--An offense under this section shall be a
     felony of the third degree.
        (c)  Defense.--It is a defense to prosecution under this
     section that:
            (1)  the person discharging the firearm was a law
        enforcement officer engaged in the performance of his
        official law enforcement duties; or
            (2)  the person discharging the firearm was engaged in a
        hunting activity; and
                (i)  the discharge of the firearm took place from a
            location where the hunting activity is lawful; and
                (ii)  the passage of the projectile from the firearm
            into the occupied structure was not intentional, knowing
            or reckless.
        (d)  Definitions.--As used in this section, the following
     words and phrases shall have the meanings given to them in this
        "Firearm."  Any weapon which is designed to or may readily be
     converted to expel any projectile by the action of an explosion
     or the frame or receiver of any such weapon.
        "Occupied structure."  Any structure, vehicle or place
     adapted for overnight accommodation of persons or for carrying
     on business therein, whether or not a person is actually
     (Dec. 20, 2000, P.L.831, No.116, eff. 60 days)

        2000 Amendment.  Act 116 added section 2707.1.