senate Bill S4599

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the right to bear and keep arms

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 13, 2014 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 08, 2014 referred to judiciary
May 06, 2013 opinion referred to judiciary
Apr 19, 2013 to attorney-general for opinion
Apr 12, 2013 referred to judiciary

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S4599 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8503
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Add Art 1 ยง19, Constn

S4599 - Summary

Relates to the right of the people to bear and keep arms.

S4599 - Sponsor Memo

S4599 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  4599

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 12, 2013
                               ___________

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

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to article 1 of the constitution, in relation  to
  the right to bear and keep arms

  Section  1.  Resolved  (if the Assembly concur), That article 1 of the
constitution be amended by adding a new section 19 to read as follows:
  S 19. RIGHT TO KEEP AND BEAR ARMS.  A  WELL  REGULATED  MILITIA  BEING
NECESSARY  TO  THE  SECURITY OF A FREE STATE, THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO
KEEP AND BEAR ARMS CANNOT BE INFRINGED.
  S 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the  foregoing  amendment
be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the
next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the assembly, and, in
conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD89122-01-3

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