assembly Bill A8214A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 19, 2016 signed chap.269
Aug 08, 2016 delivered to governor
May 11, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.513
substituted for a8214b
May 11, 2016 substituted by s3199b
May 04, 2016 amended on third reading 8214b
Apr 14, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.513
Apr 11, 2016 reported
Mar 29, 2016 print number 8214a
Mar 29, 2016 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Jun 11, 2015 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 22, 2016 - Codes committee Vote

S3199
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 1, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S3199
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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A8214 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§10.00 & 265.01, Pen L

A8214 - Summary

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

A8214 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8214

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. WEPRIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Codes

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to including machete within
  the definition of a deadly weapon

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  12  of  section  10.00  of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 257 of the laws  of  2008,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  12. "Deadly weapon" means any loaded weapon from which a shot, readily
capable  of  producing  death  or  other serious physical injury, may be
discharged, or a  switchblade  knife,  gravity  knife,  pilum  ballistic
knife,  metal  knuckle knife, dagger, MACHETE, billy, blackjack, plastic
knuckles, or metal knuckles.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08197-01-5

A8214A - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§10.00 & 265.01, Pen L

A8214A - Summary

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

A8214A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 8214--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. WEPRIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Codes  -- recommitted to the Committee on Codes in accordance with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to machetes

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  12  of  section  10.00  of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 257 of the laws  of  2008,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  12. "Deadly weapon" means any loaded weapon from which a shot, readily
capable  of  producing  death  or  other serious physical injury, may be
discharged, or a  switchblade  knife,  gravity  knife,  pilum  ballistic
knife,  metal  knuckle knife, dagger, MACHETE, billy, blackjack, plastic
knuckles, or metal knuckles.
  S 2. Subdivision 5 of section 265.01 of the penal law, as  amended  by
chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (5)  He  OR SHE possesses any dangerous or deadly weapon, OTHER THAN A
MACHETE, and is not a citizen of the United States; or
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08197-03-6

A8214B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§10.00 & 265.01, Pen L

A8214B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

A8214B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 8214--B
                                                        Cal. No. 513

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. WEPRIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Codes  -- recommitted to the Committee on Codes in accordance with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said  committee  --  reported
  from  committee,  advanced  to  a  third  reading, amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to machetes

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of  section  265.01  of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (2) He OR SHE possesses any dagger, dangerous  knife,  dirk,  MACHETE,
razor,  stiletto,  imitation  pistol,  or  any other dangerous or deadly
instrument or weapon with intent to  use  the  same  unlawfully  against
another; or
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08197-07-6