assembly Bill A8078C

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Permits 4-H certified shooting sports instructors to supervise and instruct persons under sixteen years of age at shooting ranges

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2020 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.370
substituted for s6401b
Feb 26, 2020 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Feb 12, 2020 amended on third reading 8078c
Jan 27, 2020 amended on third reading 8078b
Jan 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.308
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 18, 2019 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 17, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.419
rules report cal.419
reported
Jun 13, 2019 reported referred to rules
Jun 06, 2019 print number 8078a
Jun 06, 2019 amend and recommit to codes
May 31, 2019 referred to codes

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A8078 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6401
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00 & 265.20, Pen L

A8078 - Summary

Permits 4-H certified shooting sports instructors to supervise and instruct persons under sixteen years of age at shooting ranges.

A8078 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8078

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. WOERNER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to permitting  4-H  certified
  shooting  sports  instructors  to supervise and instruct persons under
  sixteen years of age at shooting ranges

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 19 of section 265.00 of the penal law, as added
by chapter 446 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as follows:
  19. "Duly authorized instructor" means (a) a duly commissioned officer
of  the United States army, navy, marine corps or coast guard, or of the
national guard of the state of New York; or (b) a duly  qualified  adult
citizen  of  the  United States who has been granted a certificate as an
instructor in small arms practice issued by the United States army, navy
or marine corps, or by the adjutant general of this  state,  or  by  the
national rifle association of America, a not-for-profit corporation duly
organized under the laws of this state; [or] (c) by a person duly quali-
fied  and  designated  by  the  department of environmental conservation
under [paragraph d of] subdivision six of section 11-0713 of  the  envi-
ronmental conservation law as its agent in the giving of instruction and
the  making  of  certifications  of qualification in responsible hunting
practices; OR (D)  A  NEW  YORK  STATE  4-H  CERTIFIED  SHOOTING  SPORTS
INSTRUCTOR.
  §  2. Paragraphs 7, 7-c, and 7-d of subdivision a of section 265.20 of
the penal law, paragraph 7 as amended by chapter 180 of the laws of 1998
and paragraphs 7-c and 7-d as added by chapter 651 of the laws of  1996,
are amended to read as follows:
  7.  Possession, at an indoor or outdoor shooting range for the purpose
of loading and firing, of a rifle or shotgun, the  propelling  force  of
which  is gunpowder by a person under sixteen years of age but not under
twelve, under the immediate supervision, guidance and instruction of (a)

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

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A8078A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6401
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00 & 265.20, Pen L

A8078A - Summary

Permits 4-H certified shooting sports instructors to supervise and instruct persons under sixteen years of age at shooting ranges.

A8078A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8078--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. WOERNER, JONES -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Codes --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to permitting 4-H certified
  shooting sports instructors to supervise and  instruct  persons  under
  sixteen years of age at shooting ranges

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 19 of section 265.00 of the penal law, as added
by chapter 446 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as follows:
  19. "Duly authorized instructor" means (a) a duly commissioned officer
of the United States army, navy, marine corps or coast guard, or of  the
national  guard  of the state of New York; or (b) a duly qualified adult
citizen of the United States who has been granted a  certificate  as  an
instructor in small arms practice issued by the United States army, navy
or  marine  corps,  or  by the adjutant general of this state, or by the
national rifle association of America, a not-for-profit corporation duly
organized under the laws of this state; [or] (c) by a person duly quali-
fied and designated by  the  department  of  environmental  conservation
under  [paragraph  d of] subdivision six of section 11-0713 of the envi-
ronmental conservation law as its agent in the giving of instruction and
the making of certifications of  qualification  in  responsible  hunting
practices;  OR  (D)  A  NEW  YORK  STATE  4-H  CERTIFIED SHOOTING SPORTS
INSTRUCTOR.
  § 2. Paragraphs 7, 7-c, and 7-d of subdivision a of section 265.20  of
the penal law, paragraph 7 as amended by chapter 180 of the laws of 1998
and  paragraphs 7-c and 7-d as added by chapter 651 of the laws of 1996,
are amended to read as follows:
  7. Possession, at an indoor or outdoor shooting range for the  purpose
of  loading  and  firing, of a rifle or shotgun, the propelling force of
which is gunpowder by a person under sixteen years of age but not  under

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

Co-Sponsors

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A8078B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6401
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00 & 265.20, Pen L

A8078B - Summary

Permits 4-H certified shooting sports instructors to supervise and instruct persons under sixteen years of age at shooting ranges.

A8078B - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8078--B
                                                        Cal. No. 308

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. WOERNER, JONES, SANTABARBARA, HAWLEY, B. MILLER,
  MANKTELOW, CROUCH, BLANKENBUSH  --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee -- ordered to a
  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its  place  on
  the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to permitting 4-H certified
  shooting sports instructors to supervise and  instruct  persons  under
  sixteen years of age at shooting ranges

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 19 of section 265.00 of the penal law, as added
by chapter 446 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as follows:
  19. "Duly authorized instructor" means (a) a duly commissioned officer
of the United States army, navy, marine corps or coast guard, or of  the
national  guard  of the state of New York; or (b) a duly qualified adult
citizen of the United States who has been granted a  certificate  as  an
instructor in small arms practice issued by the United States army, navy
or  marine  corps,  or  by the adjutant general of this state, or by the
national rifle association of America, a not-for-profit corporation duly
organized under the laws of this state; [or] (c) by a person duly quali-
fied and designated by  the  department  of  environmental  conservation
under  [paragraph  d of] subdivision six of section 11-0713 of the envi-
ronmental conservation law as its agent in the giving of instruction and
the making of certifications of  qualification  in  responsible  hunting
practices;  OR  (D)  A  NEW  YORK  STATE  4-H  CERTIFIED SHOOTING SPORTS
INSTRUCTOR.
  § 2. Paragraphs 7, 7-c, and 7-d of subdivision a of section 265.20  of
the penal law, paragraph 7 as amended by chapter 180 of the laws of 1998
and  paragraphs 7-c and 7-d as added by chapter 651 of the laws of 1996,
are amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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A8078C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6401
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00 & 265.20, Pen L

A8078C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits 4-H certified shooting sports instructors to supervise and instruct persons under sixteen years of age at shooting ranges.

A8078C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8078--C
                                                        Cal. No. 308

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. WOERNER, JONES, SANTABARBARA, HAWLEY, B. MILLER,
  MANKTELOW, CROUCH, BLANKENBUSH  --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee -- ordered to a
  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its  place  on
  the  order of third reading -- again amended on third reading, ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to permitting  4-H  certified
  shooting  sports  instructors  to supervise and instruct persons under
  sixteen years of age at shooting ranges

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 19 of section 265.00 of the penal law, as added
by chapter 446 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as follows:
  19. "Duly authorized instructor" means (a) a duly commissioned officer
of  the United States army, navy, marine corps or coast guard, or of the
national guard of the state of New York; or (b) a duly  qualified  adult
citizen  of  the  United States who has been granted a certificate as an
instructor in small arms practice issued by the United States army, navy
or marine corps, or by the adjutant general of this  state,  or  by  the
national rifle association of America, a not-for-profit corporation duly
organized under the laws of this state; [or] (c) by a person duly quali-
fied  and  designated  by  the  department of environmental conservation
under paragraph [d] C of subdivision [six] THREE of section  11-0713  of
the  environmental  conservation  law  as  its  agent  in  the giving of
instruction and the making of certifications of qualification in respon-
sible hunting practices; OR (D) A NEW YORK STATE 4-H CERTIFIED  SHOOTING
SPORTS INSTRUCTOR.
  §  2. Paragraphs 7, 7-c, and 7-d of subdivision a of section 265.20 of
the penal law, paragraph 7 as amended by chapter 180 of the laws of 1998

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