assembly Bill A5209

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the right to bear and keep arms

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 14, 2020 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 17, 2020 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
Jun 13, 2019 held for consideration in codes
Mar 14, 2019 opinion referred to judiciary
Feb 14, 2019 to attorney-general for opinion
Feb 07, 2019 referred to codes

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A5209 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Add Art 1 §19, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A8503
2015-2016: A5538
2017-2018: A3274
2021-2022: A6504

A5209 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the right of the people to bear and keep arms.

A5209 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  5209

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 7, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. BARCLAY, FINCH, HAWLEY, MONTESANO, PALMESANO,
  ASHBY, MANKTELOW, MORINELLO, REILLY, BYRNES, CROUCH -- Multi-Sponsored
  by -- M. of A.  BLANKENBUSH, DiPIETRO, STEC -- read once and  referred
  to the Committee on Codes

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing  an amendment to article 1 of the constitution, in relation to
  the right to bear and keep arms

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur),  That  article  1  of  the
constitution be amended by adding a new section 19 to read as follows:
  §  19.  RIGHT  TO  KEEP  AND BEAR ARMS. A WELL REGULATED MILITIA BEING
NECESSARY TO THE SECURITY OF A FREE STATE, THE RIGHT OF  THE  PEOPLE  TO
KEEP AND BEAR ARMS CANNOT BE INFRINGED.
  §  2. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the foregoing amendment be
referred to the first regular legislative session  convening  after  the
next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the assembly, and, in
conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD89020-01-9