senate Bill S2488B

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to pistol permit privacy

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 06, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 05, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2012 1st report cal.267
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2011 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 02, 2011 amended on third reading 2488b
Apr 11, 2011 amended on third reading 2488a
Mar 31, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 30, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 29, 2011 1st report cal.266
Jan 24, 2011 referred to codes

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S2488 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9388
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §400.00, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8456, A11716
2011-2012: A1896A

S2488 - Summary

Relates to pistol permit privacy and makes all personal information regarding pistol or revolver licensees confidential except to law enforcement agencies and to individuals requesting information about a named individual.

S2488 - Sponsor Memo

S2488 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2488

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO, RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, LITTLE,
  ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to pistol permit privacy

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of  section  400.00  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  332  of  the  laws  of 1994, is amended to read as
follows:
  5. Filing of  approved  applications.  (A)  The  application  for  any
license,  if  granted,  shall be filed by the licensing officer with the
clerk of the county of issuance, except that in the  city  of  New  York
and,  in the counties of Nassau and Suffolk, the licensing officer shall
designate the place of filing in the  appropriate  division,  bureau  or
unit  of the police department thereof, and in the county of Suffolk the
county clerk is hereby authorized to transfer all  records  or  applica-
tions  relating  to  firearms to the licensing authority of that county.
The name and address of any  person  to  whom  an  application  for  any
license  has  been  granted  shall be [a public record] CONFIDENTIAL AND
SHALL NOT BE MADE AVAILABLE EXCEPT AS SET FORTH IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS
SUBDIVISION.  Upon application by a licensee who has changed  his  place
of  residence  such  records or applications shall be transferred to the
appropriate officer at the licensee's new place of residence.  A  dupli-
cate copy of such application shall be filed by the licensing officer in
the  executive  department, division of state police, Albany, within ten
days after issuance of the license. Nothing in this subdivision shall be
construed to change the expiration date or  term  of  such  licenses  if
otherwise provided for in law.
  (B)  THE  DIVISION OF STATE POLICE SHALL MAINTAIN AN AUTOMATED LISTING
OF EVERY LICENSE HOLDER ISSUED A LICENSE FOR A PISTOL OR REVOLVER PURSU-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05965-01-1

Co-Sponsors

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S2488A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9388
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §400.00, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8456, A11716
2011-2012: A1896A

S2488A - Summary

Relates to pistol permit privacy and makes all personal information regarding pistol or revolver licensees confidential except to law enforcement agencies and to individuals requesting information about a named individual.

S2488A - Sponsor Memo

S2488A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2488--A
    Cal. No. 266

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO, RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, JOHNSON, LANZA,
  LARKIN, LIBOUS, LITTLE, YOUNG, ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --
  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to pistol permit privacy

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of  section  400.00  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  332  of  the  laws  of 1994, is amended to read as
follows:
  5. Filing of  approved  applications.  (A)  The  application  for  any
license,  if  granted,  shall be filed by the licensing officer with the
clerk of the county of issuance, except that in the  city  of  New  York
and,  in the counties of Nassau and Suffolk, the licensing officer shall
designate the place of filing in the  appropriate  division,  bureau  or
unit  of the police department thereof, and in the county of Suffolk the
county clerk is hereby authorized to transfer all  records  or  applica-
tions  relating  to  firearms to the licensing authority of that county.
The name and address of any  person  to  whom  an  application  for  any
license  has  been  granted  shall be [a public record] CONFIDENTIAL AND
SHALL NOT BE MADE AVAILABLE EXCEPT AS SET FORTH IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS
SUBDIVISION.  Upon application by a licensee who has changed  his  place
of  residence  such  records or applications shall be transferred to the
appropriate officer at the licensee's new place of residence.  A  dupli-
cate copy of such application shall be filed by the licensing officer in
the  executive  department, division of state police, Albany, within ten
days after issuance of the license. Nothing in this subdivision shall be
construed to change the expiration date or  term  of  such  licenses  if
otherwise provided for in law.

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

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S2488B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9388
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §400.00, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8456, A11716
2011-2012: A1896A

S2488B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to pistol permit privacy and makes all personal information regarding pistol or revolver licensees confidential except to law enforcement agencies and to individuals requesting information about a named individual.

S2488B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2488B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2488--B
    Cal. No. 266

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO, RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, JOHNSON, LANZA,
  LARKIN, LIBOUS, LITTLE, NOZZOLIO, RITCHIE, YOUNG, ZELDIN -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Codes -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered  to  first
  and  second  report,  ordered  to a third reading, amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading --  again
  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining its place in the order of
  third reading

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to pistol permit privacy

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  5  of  section  400.00  of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 332 of the laws  of  1994,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  5.  Filing  of  approved  applications.  (A)  The  application for any
license, if granted, shall be filed by the licensing  officer  with  the
clerk  of  the  county  of issuance, except that in the city of New York
and, in the counties of Nassau and Suffolk, the licensing officer  shall
designate  the  place  of  filing in the appropriate division, bureau or
unit of the police department thereof, and in the county of Suffolk  the
county  clerk  is  hereby authorized to transfer all records or applica-
tions relating to firearms to the licensing authority  of  that  county.
The  name  and  address  of  any  person  to whom an application for any
license has been granted shall be [a  public  record]  CONFIDENTIAL  AND
SHALL NOT BE MADE AVAILABLE EXCEPT AS SET FORTH IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS
SUBDIVISION.    Upon application by a licensee who has changed his place
of residence such records or applications shall be  transferred  to  the
appropriate  officer  at the licensee's new place of residence. A dupli-
cate copy of such application shall be filed by the licensing officer in
the executive department, division of state police, Albany,  within  ten
days after issuance of the license. Nothing in this subdivision shall be

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

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