senate Bill S4226

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of ammunition to minors; repealer

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Mar 11, 2015 referred to codes

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S4226 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §400.03, §265.00 sub 24, amd §§400.10 & 260.21, add §400.03, Pen L

S4226 - Summary

Relates to the sale of ammunition to minors.

S4226 - Sponsor Memo

S4226 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4226

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 11, 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 sale of ammunition; and to
  repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto

  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 Section 400.03 of the penal law is REPEALED.
  S 2. Subdivision 24 of section 265.00 of the penal law is REPEALED.
  S 3. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section  400.10  of  the  penal
law,  as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) Any owner or  other  person  lawfully  in  possession  of:  (i)  a
firearm, rifle or[,] shotgun who suffers the loss or theft of said weap-
on;  (ii)  ammunition as well as a firearm, rifle or shotgun who suffers
the loss or theft of such ammunition as well  as  a  firearm,  rifle  or
shotgun;  or  (iii) ammunition and is a dealer in firearms [or seller of
ammunition] who suffers the loss or theft of such ammunition shall with-
in twenty-four hours of the discovery of the loss or  theft  report  the
facts  and  circumstances of the loss or theft to a police department or
sheriff's office.
  S 4. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 400.03  to  read
as follows:
S 400.03 SALE OF AMMUNITION TO MINORS PROHIBITED.
  SALE  OF ANY AMMUNITION SHALL BE MADE ONLY TO AN INDIVIDUAL WHO DEMON-
STRATES, THROUGH (A) A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE OR NON-DRIVER'S  IDENTIFI-
CATION  CARD  ISSUED  BY THE COMMISSIONER OF MOTOR VEHICLES, THE FEDERAL
GOVERNMENT, ANY UNITED STATES TERRITORY, COMMONWEALTH OR POSSESSION, THE
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, A STATE GOVERNMENT WITHIN THE UNITED STATES  OR  A
PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT OF THE DOMINION OF CANADA, OR (B) A VALID PASSPORT
ISSUED  BY  THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT OR ANY OTHER COUNTRY, OR (C) AN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09204-01-5

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