|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 29, 2018||referred to codes|
assembly Bill A10916
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A10916 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Codes
- Law Section:
- General Business Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add Art 42 §§1100 - 1103, Gen Bus L
- Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10916 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Enacts the "handgun trigger safety act" which creates a fund to develop personalized handgun technology; requires that all handguns manufactured in the state of New York have personalized handgun technology within five years and all handguns be retrofitted within ten years.
A10916 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10916 I N A S S E M B L Y May 29, 2018 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to enacting the "handgun trigger safety act" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "handgun trigger safety act". § 2. The general business law is amended by adding a new article 42 to read as follows: ARTICLE 42 PERSONALIZED HANDGUNS SECTION 1100. DEFINITIONS. 1101. DEVELOPMENT OF PERSONALIZED HANDGUN TECHNOLOGY. 1102. MANUFACTURING OF PERSONALIZED HANDGUNS. 1103. DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES OVERSIGHT. § 1100. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE: 1. "PERSONALIZED HANDGUN" SHALL MEAN A HANDGUN THAT: (A) ENABLES ONLY AN AUTHORIZED USER OF THE HANDGUN TO FIRE THE HAND- GUN; AND (B) IS MANUFACTURED IN SUCH A MANNER THAT THE FIRING RESTRICTION DESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION IS INCORPORATED INTO THE DESIGN OF THE HANDGUN; IS NOT SOLD AS AN ACCESSORY; AND CANNOT BE READI- LY REMOVED OR DEACTIVATED; 2. "QUALIFIED ENTITY" SHALL MEAN: (A) A STATE OR UNIT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT; (B) A NONPROFIT OR FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION; OR (C) AN INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION; AND 3. "RETROFITTED PERSONALIZED HANDGUN" MEANS A HANDGUN FITTED WITH A DEVICE THAT: (A) ENABLES ONLY AN AUTHORIZED USER OF THE HANDGUN TO FIRE THE HAND- GUN; AND (B) CANNOT BE READILY REMOVED OR DEACTIVATED. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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