senate Bill S220

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to licensing of gun dealer employees, recertification of gun licensees and reporting of misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

do you support this legislation?

You must fill out the form below in order to support or oppose this bill. X

You must login or fill out the fields below for the senator to have an accurate account of the support or opposition to this bill.

Your valid home address is used to determine which NY State Senator Represents you.
Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.
Use this box to enter a message to your senator.

Actions

view actions (2)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
Jan 09, 2013 referred to codes

Co-Sponsors

S220 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 40 §§900 & 901 to be Art 50 §§1001 & 1002, add Art 40 §§900 - 904, Gen Bus L; amd §400.00, Pen L; amd §212, Judy L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1509
2009-2010: S5917

S220 - Summary

Relates to licensing of gun dealer employees, recertification of gun licensees and reporting of misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence; requires employee certification and certificates of employment.

S220 - Sponsor Memo

S220 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   220

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the general business law, the penal law and the  judici-
  ary  law,  in relation to licensing of gun dealer employees, recertif-
  ication of gun licensees and reporting of misdemeanor crimes of domes-
  tic violence

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

  Section 1. Article 40 and sections 900 and 901 of the general business
law,  as  renumbered  by chapter 407 of the laws of 1973, are renumbered
article 50 and sections 1001 and 1002 and a new article 40 is  added  to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 40
                  EMPLOYEES OF GUNSMITHS AND DEALERS IN
                      FIREARMS, RIFLES AND SHOTGUNS
SECTION 900. DEFINITIONS.
        901. EMPLOYEE CERTIFICATION.
        902. CERTIFICATE OF EMPLOYMENT.
        903. RULES AND REGULATIONS.
        904. VIOLATIONS.
  S 900. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE:
  1. "DEALER" MEANS ANY PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP, CORPORATION OR COMPA-
NY  LICENSED  AS  A DEALER IN FIREARMS PURSUANT TO SECTION 400.00 OF THE
PENAL LAW OR PURSUANT TO 18 U.S.C.  923.
  2. "GUNSMITH" MEANS ANY  PERSON,  FIRM,  PARTNERSHIP,  CORPORATION  OR
COMPANY  LICENSED  AS A GUNSMITH PURSUANT TO SECTION 400.00 OF THE PENAL
LAW.
  3. "EMPLOYEE" MEANS A PERSON EMPLOYED BY  A  DEALER  OR  GUNSMITH  AND
WHOSE  DUTIES  INCLUDE  THE  HANDLING, SELLING OR OTHERWISE DISPOSING OF
FIREARMS, RIFLES OR SHOTGUNS.

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

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.