|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 06, 2018||referred to codes|
delivered to senate
ordered to third reading rules cal.10
rules report cal.10
|Mar 05, 2018||reported referred to rules|
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to codes|
|Jan 20, 2017||referred to codes|
assembly Bill A2406
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Walter T. Mosley
A2406 (ACTIVE) - Details
A2406 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes a waiting period before a firearm, shotgun or rifle may be delivered to a person; requires either the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) or its successor has issued a "proceed" response to the licensee, or ten business days have elapsed since the date the licensee, seller, transferor or dealer contacted NICS to initiate a national instant criminal background check and NICS has not notified the licensee, seller, transferor or dealer that the transfer of the firearm, rifle or shotgun to such person should be denied.
A2406 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2406 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 20, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, DINOWITZ, GALEF, GOTTFRIED, MOSLEY, SIMON, JAFFEE, BLAKE, HOOPER, BUCHWALD, ABINANTI, OTIS, STECK -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law and the general business law, in relation to establishing a waiting period before a firearm, shotgun or rifle may be delivered to a person THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 12 of section 400.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: 12. Records required of gunsmiths and dealers in firearms. Any person licensed as gunsmith or dealer in firearms shall keep a record book approved as to form, except in the city of New York, by the superinten- dent of state police. In the record book shall be entered at the time of every transaction involving a firearm the date, name, age, occupation and residence of any person from whom a firearm is received or to whom a firearm is delivered, and the calibre, make, model, manufacturer's name and serial number, or if none, any other distinguishing number or iden- tification mark on such firearm. Before delivering a firearm to any person, the licensee shall require him to produce either a license valid under this section to carry or possess the same, or proof of lawful authority as an exempt person pursuant to section 265.20 OF THIS CHAPTER AND EITHER (A) THE NATIONAL INSTANT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK SYSTEM (NICS) OR ITS SUCCESSOR HAS ISSUED A "PROCEED" RESPONSE TO THE LICENSEE, OR (B) TEN BUSINESS DAYS HAVE ELAPSED SINCE THE DATE THE LICENSEE CONTACTED NICS TO INITIATE A NATIONAL INSTATE CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK AND NICS HAS NOT NOTIFIED THE LICENSEE THAT THE TRANSFER OF THE FIREARM TO SUCH PERSON SHOULD BE DENIED. In addition, before delivering a firearm to a peace officer, the licensee shall verify that person's status as a peace officer with the division of state police. After completing the foregoing, the licensee shall remove and retain the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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