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|Jan 06, 2016||referred to codes|
|Jan 12, 2015||referred to codes|
senate Bill S1476
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S1476 - Details
S1476 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1476 TITLE OF BILL: An act to repeal chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, amending the criminal procedure law and other laws relating to suspension and revocation of firearms licenses PURPOSE OF THE BILL: This legislation would repeal the NYS SAFE Act. JUSTIFICATION: The S.A.F.E. Act is not the answer to the problems we have with firearms in society because it fails to address any of the underlying issues. The right to bear arms is guaranteed by the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, as well as the Civil Rights Law of the State of New York; and the New York State Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act of 2013 which was rushed to passage by the New York State Senate, Assembly and Governor, will have a detrimental effect on hunters, sportsmen and legal gun owners, while failing to adequately address illegal guns and mental illness. This legislation creates an environment in the state which is hostile to gun manufacture and ownership.
S1476 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1476 2015-2016 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 12, 2015 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MARCHIONE, DeFRANCISCO, FARLEY, GALLIVAN, LARKIN, LIBOUS, O'MARA, SEWARD, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to repeal chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, amending the criminal procedure law and other laws relating to suspension and revocation of firearms licenses THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, amending the criminal proce- dure law and other laws relating to suspension and revocation of firearms licenses, is REPEALED. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02488-01-5
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