senate Bill S4039A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Exempts off-duty police officers and peace officers and retired police officers and peace officers from provisions pertaining to large capacity ammunition feeding devices

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 11, 2013 print number 4039a
amend (t) and recommit to codes
Mar 05, 2013 referred to codes

S4039 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.20, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7139A

S4039 - Summary

Exempts off-duty police officers and peace officers and retired police officers and peace officers from provisions pertaining to large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

S4039 - Sponsor Memo

S4039 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4039

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ADAMS  -- 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 exemptions  pertaining  to
  large capacity ammunition feeding devices and retired police officers

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 265.20 of the penal law is amended
by adding a new paragraph 11-a to read as follows:
  11-A. POSSESSION OF A LARGE CAPACITY AMMUNITION  FEEDING  DEVICE  THAT
CONTAINS  MORE  THAN SEVEN ROUNDS OF AMMUNITION OR IS OBTAINED AFTER THE
EFFECTIVE DATE OF THE CHAPTER OF THE LAWS OF TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN WHICH
ADDED THIS PARAGRAPH AND HAS A CAPACITY  OF,  OR  THAT  CAN  BE  READILY
RESTORED  OR  CONVERTED TO ACCEPT, MORE THAN SEVEN ROUNDS OF AMMUNITION,
BY AN OFF-DUTY POLICE OFFICER, OR A  RETIRED  POLICE  OFFICER  OR  PEACE
OFFICER,  AS  "POLICE  OFFICER" IS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION THIRTY-FOUR OF
SECTION 1.20 OF THE  CRIMINAL  PROCEDURE  LAW  AND  "PEACE  OFFICER"  IS
DEFINED IN SECTION 2.10 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW.
  S  2.  This  act  shall  take  effect on the same date and in the same
manner as paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 23 of section 265.00  of
the  penal  law,  as  amended  by section 38 of chapter 1 of the laws of
2013, take effect.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08618-01-3

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S4039A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.20, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7139A

S4039A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts off-duty police officers and peace officers and retired police officers and peace officers from provisions pertaining to large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

S4039A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4039A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4039--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ADAMS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to exemptions pertaining to
  large capacity ammunition feeding devices  and  off-duty  and  retired
  police officers and peace officers

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 265.20 of the penal law is amended
by adding a new paragraph 11-a to read as follows:
  11-A. POSSESSION OF A LARGE CAPACITY AMMUNITION  FEEDING  DEVICE  THAT
CONTAINS  MORE  THAN SEVEN ROUNDS OF AMMUNITION OR IS OBTAINED AFTER THE
EFFECTIVE DATE OF THE CHAPTER OF THE LAWS OF TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN WHICH
ADDED THIS PARAGRAPH AND HAS A CAPACITY  OF,  OR  THAT  CAN  BE  READILY
RESTORED  OR  CONVERTED TO ACCEPT, MORE THAN SEVEN ROUNDS OF AMMUNITION,
BY AN OFF-DUTY POLICE OFFICER OR PEACE  OFFICER,  OR  A  RETIRED  POLICE
OFFICER  OR PEACE OFFICER, AS "POLICE OFFICER" IS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION
THIRTY-FOUR OF SECTION 1.20 OF THE CRIMINAL  PROCEDURE  LAW  AND  "PEACE
OFFICER" IS DEFINED IN SECTION 2.10 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW.
  S  2.  This  act  shall  take  effect on the same date and in the same
manner as paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 23 of section 265.00  of
the  penal  law,  as  amended  by section 38 of chapter 1 of the laws of
2013, take effect.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08618-03-3

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