senate Bill S8308

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires the division of criminal justice services to publish quarterly reports providing information related to firearms used in the commission of crimes in the state of New York

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Apr 30, 2018 referred to finance

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S8308 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §837-t, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S4442

S8308 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the division of criminal justice services and the state police to publish quarterly reports beginning October 1, 2018, providing information related to firearms used in the commission of crimes in the state of New York.

S8308 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8308 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8308

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 30, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GIANARIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring the division
  of criminal justice services and  the  division  of  state  police  to
  publish  quarterly  reports  providing information related to firearms
  used in the commission of crimes in the state of New York

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

  Section  1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 837-t
to read as follows:
  § 837-T. REPORTING ON FIREARMS USED IN THE COMMISSION OF A CRIME.   1.
THE  DIVISION,  IN  CONJUNCTION WITH THE DIVISION OF STATE POLICE, SHALL
PUBLISH QUARTERLY REPORTS ON THEIR RESPECTIVE WEBSITES BEGINNING OCTOBER
FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN, WITH INFORMATION RELATED TO FIREARMS  USED
IN  THE COMMISSION OF CRIMES IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, THE COUNTY AND STATE OF ORIGIN OF THE  FIREARM,  THE  COUNTY
AND  STATE  WHERE  THE  FIREARM  WAS  PURCHASED, WHETHER THE FIREARM WAS
PURCHASED BY THE PERPETRATOR OF THE CRIME OR BY ANOTHER INDIVIDUAL,  AND
WHETHER THE PERPETRATOR HAD A LICENSE TO POSSESS SUCH FIREARM.
  2.  EACH  POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION,  MUNICIPALITY,  COMMISSION,  AGENCY,
OFFICE, DEPARTMENT, BOARD AND DIVISION IN THE STATE, TO THE  EXTENT  NOT
INCONSISTENT  WITH  OTHER  PROVISIONS OF LAW, SHALL COOPERATE FULLY WITH
THE DIVISION AND SHALL FURNISH THE DIVISION WITH INFORMATION AND ASSIST-
ANCE AS MAY BE REQUIRED IN THE PERFORMANCE OF ITS  FUNCTION  UNDER  THIS
SECTION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15363-02-8

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