assembly Bill A4798C

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes a municipal gun tip hotline program and municipal gun tip hotline fund

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 02, 2018 print number 4798c
Mar 02, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jun 01, 2017 print number 4798b
Jun 01, 2017 amend and recommit to codes
Mar 30, 2017 print number 4798a
Mar 30, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Feb 03, 2017 referred to codes

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A4798 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8439
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §400.15, Pen L; add §97-cc, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6650
2015-2016: A1315
2019-2020: A293, S2097

A4798 - Summary

Establishes the municipal gun tip hotline program and the municipal gun tip hotline fund.

A4798 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4798

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ROSENTHAL, GOTTFRIED, ABINANTI -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the state finance law, in relation  to
  establishing  the  municipal  firearm  recovery  program and municipal
  firearm recovery fund

  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 400.15 to
read as follows:
§ 400.15 MUNICIPAL FIREARM RECOVERY PROGRAM.
  1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS  SHALL  HAVE  THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "AGENCY" MEANS LOCAL MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS AND THE DIVISION
OF STATE POLICE.
  (B) "MFRP" MEANS MUNICIPAL FIREARM RECOVERY PROGRAM OR ANY RELATED GUN
BUYBACK  PROGRAM  IMPLEMENTED  BY  MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS OR LOCAL
COMMUNITY ORGANIZERS.
  (C) "GUN  BUYBACK  PROGRAM"  MEANS  ANY  PROGRAM  IN  WHICH  FIREARMS,
MACHINE-GUNS OR AMMUNITION ARE PURCHASED BY OR SURRENDERED TO THE SUPER-
INTENDENT OF THE DIVISION OF STATE POLICE OR A MEMBER THEREOF DESIGNATED
BY  SUCH  SUPERINTENDENT,  OR TO A COUNTY SHERIFF, OR IN THE COUNTIES OF
NASSAU AND SUFFOLK TO THE COMMISSIONER OF POLICE  OR  A  MEMBER  OF  THE
POLICE  DEPARTMENT  THEREOF  DESIGNATED  BY SUCH COMMISSIONER, OR TO THE
POLICE COMMISSIONER OR HEAD OF THE POLICE FORCE  OR  DEPARTMENT  OF  ANY
CITY, TOWN OTHER THAN ONE NAMED IN THIS PARAGRAPH, OR VILLAGE THEREOF OR
TO  A  MEMBER OF THE FORCE OR DEPARTMENT DESIGNATED BY SUCH COMMISSIONER
OR HEAD.
  (D) "FIREARM" MEANS ANY FIREARM AS DEFINED  IN  SUBDIVISION  THREE  OF
SECTION 265.00 OF THIS CHAPTER AND IS IN GOOD WORKING ORDER.
  (E) "SUPERINTENDENT" MEANS THE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE DIVISION OF STATE
POLICE.

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

Co-Sponsors

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A4798A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8439
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §400.15, Pen L; add §97-cc, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6650
2015-2016: A1315
2019-2020: A293, S2097

A4798A - Summary

Establishes the municipal gun tip hotline program and the municipal gun tip hotline fund.

A4798A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4798--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ROSENTHAL, MAYER, GOTTFRIED, ABINANTI, JAFFEE --
  read once  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the penal law and the state finance law, in relation to
  establishing the municipal  gun  buyback  program  and  municipal  gun
  buyback fund

  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 400.15  to
read as follows:
§ 400.15 MUNICIPAL GUN BUYBACK PROGRAM.
  1.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "AGENCY" MEANS THE POLICE FORCE OR DEPARTMENT OF ANY COUNTY, CITY,
TOWN, OR VILLAGE OR A COUNTY SHERIFF.
  (B) "GUN BUYBACK PROGRAM" MEANS ANY PROGRAM IN WHICH A FIREARM, RIFLE,
SHOTGUN OR AMMUNITION MAY BE PURCHASED BY OR SURRENDERED  TO  AN  AGENCY
PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  (C) "SUPERINTENDENT" MEANS THE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE DIVISION OF STATE
POLICE.
  (D) "SECRETARY" MEANS THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
  2.  THE  MUNICIPAL GUN BUYBACK PROGRAM IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED. AGENCIES
MAY PARTICIPATE AT THEIR OPTION  AS  FUNDS  ARE  ALLOCATED  THROUGH  THE
MUNICIPAL  GUN BUYBACK FUND ESTABLISHED UNDER SECTION NINETY-SEVEN-CC OF
THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  3. THE DIVISION OF STATE POLICE, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF
STATE SHALL ADMINISTER THIS PROGRAM AND PROMULGATE ANY RULES  AND  REGU-
LATIONS  THE  SUPERINTENDENT  DEEMS  NECESSARY FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF
THIS PROGRAM. SUCH RULES MAY INCLUDE:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05420-02-7

Co-Sponsors

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A4798B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8439
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §400.15, Pen L; add §97-cc, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6650
2015-2016: A1315
2019-2020: A293, S2097

A4798B - Summary

Establishes the municipal gun tip hotline program and the municipal gun tip hotline fund.

A4798B - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4798--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. ROSENTHAL, MAYER, GOTTFRIED, ABINANTI, JAFFEE,
  HARRIS, HOOPER, WEPRIN -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on
  Codes  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from  said
  committee  with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommit-
  ted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the state finance law, in relation  to
  establishing  the  municipal  gun  buyback  program  and municipal gun
  buyback fund

  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 400.15 to
read as follows:
§ 400.15 MUNICIPAL GUN BUYBACK PROGRAM.
  1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS  SHALL  HAVE  THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "AGENCY" MEANS THE POLICE FORCE OR DEPARTMENT OF ANY COUNTY, CITY,
TOWN, OR VILLAGE OR A COUNTY SHERIFF.
  (B) "GUN BUYBACK PROGRAM" MEANS ANY PROGRAM IN WHICH A FIREARM, RIFLE,
SHOTGUN  OR  AMMUNITION  MAY BE PURCHASED BY OR SURRENDERED TO AN AGENCY
PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  (C) "SUPERINTENDENT" MEANS THE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE DIVISION OF STATE
POLICE.
  (D) "SECRETARY" MEANS THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
  2. THE MUNICIPAL GUN BUYBACK PROGRAM IS HEREBY  ESTABLISHED.  AGENCIES
MAY  PARTICIPATE  AT  THEIR  OPTION  AS  FUNDS ARE ALLOCATED THROUGH THE
MUNICIPAL GUN BUYBACK FUND ESTABLISHED UNDER SECTION NINETY-SEVEN-CC  OF
THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  3. THE DIVISION OF STATE POLICE, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF
STATE  SHALL  ADMINISTER THIS PROGRAM AND PROMULGATE ANY RULES AND REGU-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05420-04-7

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A4798C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8439
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §400.15, Pen L; add §97-cc, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6650
2015-2016: A1315
2019-2020: A293, S2097

A4798C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the municipal gun tip hotline program and the municipal gun tip hotline fund.

A4798C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4798--C

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL, MAYER, GOTTFRIED, ABINANTI, JAFFEE,
  HARRIS,  HOOPER,  WEPRIN -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Codes -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from said
  committee with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and  recommit-
  ted  to  said  committee  --  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 commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the state finance law, in relation  to
  establishing a municipal gun tip hotline and municipal gun tip hotline
  fund

  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 400.15  to
read as follows:
§ 400.15 MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE PROGRAM.
  1.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "AGENCY" MEANS THE POLICE FORCE OR DEPARTMENT OF ANY COUNTY, CITY,
TOWN, OR VILLAGE OR A COUNTY SHERIFF.
  (B) "MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE PROGRAM" MEANS ANY PROGRAM IN  WHICH  A
FULLY  FUNCTIONING  ILLEGAL FIREARM, RIFLE, SHOTGUN OR AMMUNITION MAY BE
REPORTED OR SURRENDERED TO AN AGENCY PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  (C) "SUPERINTENDENT" MEANS THE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE DIVISION OF STATE
POLICE.
  (D) "SECRETARY" MEANS THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
  2. THE MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE PROGRAM IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED.  AGEN-
CIES  MAY PARTICIPATE AT THEIR OPTION AS FUNDS ARE ALLOCATED THROUGH THE
MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE FUND ESTABLISHED UNDER SECTION NINETY-SEVEN-CC
OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.

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

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