senate Bill S7897

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Limits the application of the "safe act" to the counties of Suffolk, Nassau, Kings, Queens, Richmond, New York, Bronx and Westchester; repealer

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May 23, 2016 referred to codes

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S7897 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10354
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§330.20, 380.96 & 530.14, CP L; amd §§842-a, 846-a, 446-a, 552, 656-a, 780-a & 1056-a, Fam Ct Act; amd §§240 & 252, Dom Rel L; amd Art 39-DDD Art Head, §898, Gen Bus L; amd §212, Judy L; amd §§7.09 & 9.46, Ment Hyg L; amd §§265.00, 265.01-b, 265.20, 265.36, 265.37, 265.45, 400.00, 400.03 & 400.10, rpld §400.02, Pen L; amd §2509, SCPA
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S879, A6140
2019-2020: S266, A5758

S7897 - Summary

Limits the application of the "safe act" to the counties of Suffolk, Nassau, Kings, Queens, Richmond, New York, Bronx and Westchester.

S7897 - Sponsor Memo

S7897 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7897

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 23, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, the family  court  act,  the
  domestic  relations  law, the general business law, the judiciary law,
  the mental hygiene law, the penal law and the surrogate's court proce-
  dure  act,  in  relation  to  limiting  the  application  of   certain
  provisions  of  law  relating  to firearms to the counties of Suffolk,
  Nassau, Kings, Queens, Richmond, New York, Bronx and Westchester;  and
  to  repeal  section  400.02 of the penal law relating to the statewide
  license and record database

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2-a of section 330.20 of the criminal procedure
law,  as  added  by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as
follows:
  2-a. Firearm, rifle or shotgun surrender order  IN  CERTAIN  COUNTIES.
[Upon]  IN THE COUNTIES OF SUFFOLK, NASSAU, KINGS, QUEENS, RICHMOND, NEW
YORK, BRONX AND WESTCHESTER, UPON entry of a verdict of not  responsible
by  reason of mental disease or defect, or upon the acceptance of a plea
of not responsible by reason of mental disease  or  defect,  or  upon  a
finding  that the defendant is an incapacitated person pursuant to arti-
cle seven hundred thirty of this chapter, the  court  shall  revoke  the
defendant's  firearm license, if any, inquire of the defendant as to the
existence and location  of  any  firearm,  rifle  or  shotgun  owned  or
possessed  by  such  defendant and direct the surrender of such firearm,
rifle or shotgun pursuant to subparagraph (f) of paragraph one of subdi-
vision a of section 265.20 and subdivision six of section 400.05 of  the
penal law.
  S 2. Section 380.96 of the criminal procedure law, as added by chapter
1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
S 380.96 Obligation  of sentencing court IN CERTAIN COUNTIES pursuant to
           article four hundred of the penal law.
  [Upon] IN THE COUNTIES OF SUFFOLK, NASSAU,  KINGS,  QUEENS,  RICHMOND,
NEW  YORK,  BRONX  AND  WESTCHESTER,  UPON judgment of conviction of any

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

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