|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 04, 2019||reported referred to rules|
|May 17, 2019||referred to codes|
assembly Bill A7739
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A7739 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Rules
- Law Section:
- Penal Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§400 & 400.02, Pen L
A7739 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7739 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y May 17, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to local and state law enforcement's access to records of applications for licenses of firearms THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (e) of subdivision 5 of section 400.00 of the penal law, as added by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: (iii) If an exception is sought and granted pursuant to paragraph (b) of this subdivision, the application information shall not be public record, unless the request is determined to be null and void. If an exception is sought and granted pursuant to paragraph (c) of this subdi- vision, the information concerning such recertification application shall not be public record, unless the request is determined to be null and void. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBPARA- GRAPH, LOCAL AND STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE GRANTED ACCESS TO AND COPIES OF SUCH APPLICATION INFORMATION PROVIDED THAT SUCH INFORMATION OBTAINED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT PURSUANT TO THIS SUBPARAGRAPH SHALL NOT BE CONSIDERED A PUBLIC RECORD OF SUCH LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY. § 2. Section 400.02 of the penal law, as added by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: § 400.02 Statewide license and record database. There shall be a statewide license and record database which shall be created and maintained by the division of state police the cost of which shall not be borne by any municipality. Records assembled or collected for purposes of inclusion in such database shall not be subject to disclosure pursuant to article six of the public officers law. Records containing granted license applications shall be periodically checked by the division of criminal justice services against criminal conviction, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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