senate Bill S6711A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to possession of firearms on property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2014 print number 6711a
amend and recommit to codes
Mar 03, 2014 referred to codes

S6711 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10057
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01-a, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8826

S6711 - Summary

Relates to possession of firearms on property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF.

S6711 - Sponsor Memo

S6711 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6711

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- 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 possession of firearms  on
  property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF

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

  Section 1. Section 265.01-a of the penal law, as added by chapter 1 of
the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
S 265.01-a Criminal possession of a weapon on school grounds.
  A person is guilty of  criminal  possession  of  a  weapon  on  school
grounds  when  he or she knowingly has in his or her possession a rifle,
shotgun, or firearm in or upon a building or grounds,  used  for  educa-
tional  purposes,  of  any  school,  college,  or university, except the
forestry lands, wherever located, HELD IN TRUST FOR OR owned  and  main-
tained  by  the  State  University  of New York college of environmental
science and forestry, or upon a school bus as  defined  in  section  one
hundred  forty-two  of  the vehicle and traffic law, without the written
authorization of such educational institution.
  Criminal possession of a weapon on school grounds is a class E felony.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13060-01-3

S6711A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10057
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01-a, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8826

S6711A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to possession of firearms on property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF.

S6711A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6711A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6711--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- 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 possession of firearms on
  property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF

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

  Section 1. Section 265.01-a of the penal law, as added by chapter 1 of
the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
S 265.01-a[.] Criminal possession of a weapon on school grounds.
  A  person  is  guilty  of  criminal  possession  of a weapon on school
grounds when he or she knowingly has in his or her possession  a  rifle,
shotgun,  or  firearm  in or upon a building or grounds, used for educa-
tional purposes, of any  school,  college,  or  university,  except  the
forestry  lands,  wherever located, owned [and], maintained [by] OR HELD
IN TRUST FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE NEW YORK STATE COLLEGE  OF  FORESTRY  AT
SYRACUSE  UNIVERSITY,  NOW  KNOWN  AS  the  State University of New York
college of environmental science and forestry, or upon a school  bus  as
defined in section one hundred forty-two of the vehicle and traffic law,
without the written authorization of such educational institution.
  Criminal possession of a weapon on school grounds is a class E felony.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13060-02-4

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