|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to codes|
|Jan 09, 2017||referred to codes|
assembly Bill A456
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
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A456 (ACTIVE) - Details
A456 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 456 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 9, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ABINANTI -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to prohibiting the promotion or sale of a weapon on public property THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 265.50 to read as follows: § 265.50 ILLEGAL PROMOTION OR SALE OF A WEAPON ON PUBLIC PROPERTY. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF ILLEGAL PROMOTION OR SALE OF A WEAPON ON PUBLIC PROPERTY WHEN HE OR SHE PROMOTES, SELLS, TRANSFERS, EXCHANGES, GIVES OR DISPOSES OF ANY WEAPON SITUATED UPON PROPERTY OWNED BY THE STATE OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THEREOF. ILLEGAL PROMOTION OR SALE OF A WEAPON ON PUBLIC PROPERTY IS A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR. § 2. Subdivision 8 of section 400.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 189 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows: 8. License: exhibition and display. Every licensee while carrying a pistol or revolver shall have on his or her person a license to carry the same. Every person licensed to possess a pistol or revolver on particular premises shall have the license for the same on such prem- ises. Upon demand, the license shall be exhibited for inspection to any peace officer, who is acting pursuant to his or her special duties, or police officer. A license as gunsmith or dealer in firearms shall be prominently displayed on the licensed premises. A gunsmith or dealer of firearms may conduct business temporarily at a location other than the location specified on the license if such temporary location is the location for a gun show or event sponsored by any national, state, or local organization, or any affiliate of any such organization devoted to the collection, competitive use or other sporting use of firearms, PROVIDED THAT SUCH SHOW OR EVENT IS NOT LOCATED ON PROPERTY OWNED BY THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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