senate Bill S6005A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Requires semiautomatic pistols manufactured or delivered to any licensed dealer in this state to be capable of microstamping ammunition

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6468 - Passed Assembly


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2010 3rd reading cal.839
substituted for s6005a
Jun 14, 2010 substituted by a6468c
Jun 10, 2010 advanced to third reading
Jun 09, 2010 2nd report cal.
Jun 08, 2010 1st report cal.839
Apr 28, 2010 print number 6005a
Apr 28, 2010 amend and recommit to codes
Jan 06, 2010 referred to codes
Jun 19, 2009 referred to rules

Votes

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Jun 8, 2010 - Codes committee Vote

S6005A
9
7
committee
9
Aye
7
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S6005 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6468
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00, 265.10 & 265.15, add §§265.38 & 265.39, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S675, A1157
2013-2014: S68, A3244
2015-2016: S1113, A6192
2017-2018: S470, A5826
2019-2020: S2277, A1251

S6005 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires semiautomatic pistols manufactured or delivered to any licensed dealer in this state to be capable of microstamping ammunition; establishes fines for violations of this requirement.

S6005 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6005 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6005

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 19, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SCHNEIDERMAN, ADAMS, ADDABBO, BRESLIN, DIAZ, DILAN,
  DUANE, ESPADA, HASSELL-THOMPSON, HUNTLEY, C. JOHNSON, KLEIN,  KRUEGER,
  KRUGER, MONSERRATE, MONTGOMERY, ONORATO, OPPENHEIMER, PARKER, PERKINS,
  SAMPSON,  SAVINO, SERRANO, SQUADRON, STAVISKY, STEWART-COUSINS, THOMP-
  SON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be  commit-
  ted to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to  amend the penal law, in relation to requiring semiautomatic
  pistols manufactured or delivered to any licensed dealer in this state
  to be capable of microstamping ammunition

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "crime gun identification act of 2009".
  S 2. Legislative findings and intent. The legislature  finds  that  in
2005,  the  national clearance rate for homicide cases was approximately
60% and over 3,000 gun homicide cases went unsolved;  that  in  approxi-
mately half of gun homicide investigations a spent cartridge casing, but
not  a firearm, is recovered at the crime scene; that currently deployed
national ballistic identification systems  cannot  identify  the  serial
number  of  a gun unless the gun itself has been recovered; that firearm
microstamping is a revolutionary forensic technology  that  produces  an
identifiable  alpha-numeric  and  geometric  code  onto  the rear of the
cartridge casing each time a semiautomatic pistol  is  fired;  that  the
alpha-numeric  and  geometric  code on an expended cartridge casing will
provide an initial lead for law enforcement by enabling law  enforcement
to  match the cartridge casing found at a crime to the original owner of
the firearm; that information from completed crime  gun  tracing  is  an
important  element utilized by COMPSTAT and other crime analysis systems
to target illegal firearms trafficking;  that  microstamping  technology
continues  to  produce  identifiable  markings  onto  expended cartridge
casings even after thousands of rounds of testing; that this  additional

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02827-13-9

Co-Sponsors

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S6005A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6468
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00, 265.10 & 265.15, add §§265.38 & 265.39, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S675, A1157
2013-2014: S68, A3244
2015-2016: S1113, A6192
2017-2018: S470, A5826
2019-2020: S2277, A1251

S6005A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires semiautomatic pistols manufactured or delivered to any licensed dealer in this state to be capable of microstamping ammunition; establishes fines for violations of this requirement.

S6005A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6005A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6005--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 19, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SCHNEIDERMAN, ADAMS, ADDABBO, BRESLIN, DIAZ, DILAN,
  DUANE, ESPADA, HASSELL-THOMPSON, HUNTLEY, C. JOHNSON, KLEIN,  KRUEGER,
  KRUGER,  MONTGOMERY,  ONORATO,  OPPENHEIMER, PARKER, PERKINS, SAMPSON,
  SAVINO, SERRANO, SQUADRON, STAVISKY, STEWART-COUSINS, THOMPSON -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Rules -- recommitted to the Committee on Codes in accord-
  ance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the penal law, in relation to requiring semiautomatic
  pistols manufactured or delivered to any licensed dealer in this state
  to be capable of microstamping ammunition

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "crime gun identification act of 2010".
  S 2. Legislative findings and intent. The legislature  finds  that  in
2005,  the  national clearance rate for homicide cases was approximately
60% and over 3,000 gun homicide cases went unsolved;  that  in  approxi-
mately half of gun homicide investigations a spent cartridge casing, but
not  a firearm, is recovered at the crime scene; that currently deployed
national ballistic identification systems  cannot  identify  the  serial
number  of  a gun unless the gun itself has been recovered; that firearm
microstamping is a revolutionary forensic technology  that  produces  an
identifiable  alpha-numeric  and  geometric  code  onto  the rear of the
cartridge casing each time a semiautomatic pistol  is  fired;  that  the
alpha-numeric  and  geometric  code on an expended cartridge casing will
provide an initial lead for law enforcement by enabling law  enforcement
to  match the cartridge casing found at a crime to the original owner of
the firearm; that information from completed crime  gun  tracing  is  an
important  element utilized by COMPSTAT and other crime analysis systems
to target illegal firearms trafficking;  that  microstamping  technology

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02827-17-0

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