assembly Bill A7395

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Categorizes hate crimes as serious offenses in relation to possession of firearms; repealer

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Apr 25, 2017 referred to codes

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A7395 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §265.00 sub 17 ¶(b), amd §265.00, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A2556

A7395 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Categorizes hate crimes as serious offenses in relation to possession of firearms.

A7395 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7395

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 25, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to categorizing hate crimes
  as serious offenses in relation  to  possession  of  firearms  and  to
  repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 17 of section  265.00  of  the
penal  law,  as amended by section 3 of chapter 232 of the laws of 2010,
is REPEALED.
  § 2. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 17 of section 265.00  of  the  penal
law,  as  amended  by  section  2 of chapter 232 of the laws of 2010, is
amended to read as follows:
  (b) any of the following offenses defined in the penal law:  illegally
using,  carrying  or  possessing  a  pistol  or  other dangerous weapon;
possession of burglar's tools; criminal possession of stolen property in
the third degree; escape  in  the  third  degree;  jostling;  fraudulent
accosting;  endangering  the welfare of a child; the offenses defined in
article two hundred thirty-five; issuing abortional articles; permitting
prostitution; promoting prostitution in the third  degree;  stalking  in
the fourth degree; stalking in the third degree; the offenses defined in
article  one hundred thirty; the offenses defined in article two hundred
twenty; THE OFFENSES DEFINED IN ARTICLE FOUR HUNDRED EIGHTY-FIVE.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11065-01-7

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