assembly Bill A1093A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Requires the creation and imposition of restrictive commercial practices and stringent recordkeeping and reporting to prevent gun sales to criminals

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 09, 2010 amended on third reading 1093a
Jan 06, 2010 ordered to third reading cal.98
returned to assembly
died in senate
Apr 28, 2009 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 09, 2009 advanced to third reading cal.304
Apr 06, 2009 reported
Jan 30, 2009 reference changed to codes
Jan 07, 2009 referred to economic development

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Multi-Sponsors

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A1093 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1715
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 40 §§900 & 901 to be Art 50 §§1001 & 1002, add Art 40 §§900 - 911, amd §396-ee, Gen Bus L; amd §400.00, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A361, S965
2013-2014: A3280, S41
2015-2016: A2217
2017-2018: A2659
2019-2020: A1054

A1093 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the creation and imposition of restrictive commercial practices and stringent recordkeeping and reporting to prevent gun sales to criminals; provides that such measures shall be promulgated by the superintendent of state police; restricts premises of sales; requires employee training (view more) prohibits straw purchases; imposes additional license conditions.

A1093 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1093

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  RAMOS,  KOON,  LIFTON, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  KAVANAGH, ROSENTHAL, WRIGHT, SCHIMEL, PHEFFER, LANCMAN --  Multi-Spon-
  sored  by  --  M.    of A. BING, BOYLAND, CARROZZA, GOTTFRIED, HOOPER,
  MAGNARELLI, TOWNS, WEINSTEIN -- read once and referred to the  Commit-
  tee on Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry

AN  ACT to amend the general business law and the penal law, in relation
  to preventing the sale of firearms, rifles, and shotguns to criminals

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Legislative findings and declaration. The legislature here-
by finds and declares as follows:
  1.  Firearms, rifles and shotguns are used to kill nearly 30,000 indi-
viduals in the United States every year, including 1,000 individuals  in
New York state alone. Additionally, there are 100,000 non-fatal injuries
across  the  country.  The  federal  government has largely ignored this
public health crisis and has left it up to state and  local  governments
to protect its citizens. Firearm violence also costs millions of dollars
and  causes  incalculable  emotional  damage,  devastating  families and
communities throughout the country.  Therefore, the state  of  New  York
has  a  strong interest in reducing violence and crimes that involve the
use of firearms and the illegal trafficking of  firearms.  Illegal  guns
obtained  throughout  the  state end up in the hands of criminals, youth
and violent individuals who use them to threaten, maim and kill.
  2. There is a thriving underground market for illegal firearms, large-
ly driven by demand from drug gangs and other criminals. A highly  effi-
cient  and  continuous  business  practice  exists in which firearms are
moved from legal manufacture and sale to prohibited  purchasers,  making
them  illegal  firearms. In 2001, approximately 12,000 illegal firearms,
rifles and shotguns were seized in New York state.   From November  2000
to  April  2002,  2700  crime guns were entered into the state crime gun

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A1093A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1715
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 40 §§900 & 901 to be Art 50 §§1001 & 1002, add Art 40 §§900 - 911, amd §396-ee, Gen Bus L; amd §400.00, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A361, S965
2013-2014: A3280, S41
2015-2016: A2217
2017-2018: A2659
2019-2020: A1054

A1093A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the creation and imposition of restrictive commercial practices and stringent recordkeeping and reporting to prevent gun sales to criminals; provides that such measures shall be promulgated by the superintendent of state police; restricts premises of sales; requires employee training (view more) prohibits straw purchases; imposes additional license conditions.

A1093A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

A1093A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 1093--A
                                                         Cal. No. 98

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. PAULIN, RAMOS, LIFTON, ENGLEBRIGHT, KAVANAGH,
  ROSENTHAL, WRIGHT, SCHIMEL, PHEFFER, LANCMAN -- Multi-Sponsored by  --
  M.  of  A.    BING,  BOYLAND, CARROZZA, GOTTFRIED, HOOPER, MAGNARELLI,
  TOWNS, WEINSTEIN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Econom-
  ic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry --  reported  from
  committee, advanced to a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the general business law and the penal law, in relation
  to preventing the sale of firearms, rifles, and shotguns to criminals

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Legislative findings and declaration. The legislature here-
by finds and declares as follows:
  1.  Firearms, rifles and shotguns are used to kill nearly 30,000 indi-
viduals in the United States every year, including 1,000 individuals  in
New York state alone. Additionally, there are 100,000 non-fatal injuries
across  the  country.  The  federal  government has largely ignored this
public health crisis and has left it up to state and  local  governments
to protect its citizens. Firearm violence also costs millions of dollars
and  causes  incalculable  emotional  damage,  devastating  families and
communities throughout the country.  Therefore, the state  of  New  York
has  a  strong interest in reducing violence and crimes that involve the
use of firearms and the illegal trafficking of  firearms.  Illegal  guns
obtained  throughout  the  state end up in the hands of criminals, youth
and violent individuals who use them to threaten, maim and kill.
  2. There is a thriving underground market for illegal firearms, large-
ly driven by demand from drug gangs and other criminals. A highly  effi-
cient  and  continuous  business  practice  exists in which firearms are
moved from legal manufacture and sale to prohibited  purchasers,  making
them  illegal  firearms. In 2001, approximately 12,000 illegal firearms,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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