|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 07, 2019||referred to codes|
assembly Bill A5087
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Angelo J. Morinello
A5087 (ACTIVE) - Details
A5087 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Authorizes the transfer of certain weapons from an estate to an immediate member of the decedent's family; expands definition of immediate family to include siblings, grandparents and grandchildren as such term relates to the sale or disposal of certain firearms; relates to the filing of approved applications for licenses for the possession of firearms; exempts certain large capacity ammunition feeding devices from certain requirements of the penal law… (view more) repeals provisions of law prohibiting the possession of certain large capacity ammunition feeding devices; and repeals provisions of law relating to certain requirements for the sellers of ammunition.
A5087 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5087 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 7, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. DiPIETRO -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to authorizing the transfer of certain weapons from an estate to an immediate member of the decedent's family; to amend the general business law, in relation to expanding the definition of immediate family to include siblings, grandparents and grandchildren as such term relates to the private sale or disposal of certain firearms; to amend the penal law, in relation to the filing of approved applications for licenses to carry, possess, repair and dispose of firearms; to amend the penal law, in relation to certain large capacity ammunition feeding devices; to repeal section 265.37 of the penal law, relating to unlawful possession of certain ammunition feeding devices; and to repeal section 400.03 of the penal law relating to sellers of ammunition THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (g) of subdivision 22 of section 265.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (vii) to read as follows: (VII) ANY WEAPON LEGALLY POSSESSED AND VALIDLY REGISTERED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION SIXTEEN-A OF SECTION 400.00 OF THIS CHAPTER PRIOR TO SUCH PERSON'S DEATH AND BEQUEATHED OR PASSED THROUGH INTESTACY TO AN IMMEDI- ATE FAMILY MEMBER OF THE DECEASED. SUCH WEAPONS SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (H) OF THIS SUBDIVISION. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH, THE MEANING OF IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBER IS AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION EIGHT HUNDRED NINETY-EIGHT OF THE GENERAL BUSINESS LAW; § 2. Paragraph (h) of subdivision 22 of section 265.00 of the penal law, as added by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03844-01-9
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