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|Jan 06, 2016||referred to codes|
|Mar 11, 2015||referred to codes|
senate Bill S4226
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Codes Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4226 Revised 04/09/15 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to sale of ammunition; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto PURPOSE: To repeal those provisions in the SAFE Act requiring the registration of sellers of ammunition, as well as, the registration and recordkeeping of each sale of ammunition. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 repeals Section 400.03 of the penal law thus eliminating the registration of ammunition retailers and the registration and record keeping for each sale of ammunition. Section 2 repeals subdivision 24 of section 265.00 of the penal law, thereby removing the definition of Seller of Ammunition. Section 3 amends subdivision 1 of section 400.10 of the penal law to remove and relieve sellers of ammunition from having to report the facts and circumstances of the loss or theft of ammunition to police or sheriff's departments within 24 hours.
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 Section 400.03 of the penal law is REPEALED.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 Subdivision 24 of section 265.00 of the penal law is REPEALED.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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