senate Bill S4000

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes shooting preserves and shooting clubs to sell ammunition for exclusive use on the premises thereof without being deemed a "seller of ammunition"

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
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S4000 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1809
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง400.03, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S4498A, A6534A

S4000 - Summary

Authorizes shooting preserves and shooting clubs to sell ammunition for exclusive use on the premises thereof without being deemed a "seller of ammunition".

S4000 - Sponsor Memo

S4000 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4000

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- 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 the sale of ammunition by
  shooting preserves and shooting clubs

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

  Section  1. Section 400.03 of the penal law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE  CONTRARY,  A
SHOOTING  PRESERVE  THAT IS PROPERLY LICENSED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION
11-1903 OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION  LAW  IS  AUTHORIZED  TO  SELL
AMMUNITION  FOR  EXCLUSIVE  USE ON THE PREMISES OF THE LICENSED SHOOTING
PRESERVE FOR LAWFUL HUNTING, CLAY TARGET SPORT  SHOOTING  ACTIVITIES  OR
OTHER LAWFUL ACTIVITIES.
  (B) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, A DULY
ORGANIZED  TARGET  SHOOTING  CLUB  IS  AUTHORIZED TO SELL AMMUNITION FOR
EXCLUSIVE USE ON THE PREMISES OF THE TARGET  SHOOTING  CLUB  FOR  LAWFUL
TARGET  SHOOTING,  CLAY TARGET SPORT SHOOTING ACTIVITIES OR OTHER LAWFUL
ACTIVITIES.
  (C) A SHOOTING PRESERVE OR A SHOOTING CLUB AUTHORIZED TO SELL  AMMUNI-
TION UNDER PARAGRAPH (A) OR (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT
TO  THE  REQUIREMENTS  OF SELLERS OF AMMUNITION AS SET FORTH IN SUBDIVI-
SIONS ONE THROUGH EIGHT OF THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02012-01-5

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