assembly Bill A8931

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to manufacturers of firearms

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to consumer affairs and protection
Dec 30, 2019 referred to consumer affairs and protection

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A8931 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 39-H §899-aaaa, Gen Bus L

A8931 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires firearms manufacturers to include global positioning system technology to allow a stolen firearm to be tracked.

A8931 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8931

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            December 30, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Consumer Affairs and Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation  to  manufacturers
  of firearms

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new article
39-H to read as follows:

                              ARTICLE 39-H
                        MANUFACTURERS OF FIREARMS

SECTION 899-AAAA. GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY.
  § 899-AAAA. GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY. ANY PERSON WHO HOLDS
A VALID GUNSMITH LICENSE PURSUANT TO SECTION 400.00 OF  THE  PENAL  LAW,
AND  WHO  MANUFACTURES  ANY FIREARM, SHALL ENSURE THAT EACH MANUFACTURED
FIREARM SHALL INCLUDE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY TO ALLOW SUCH
FIREARM TO BE TRACKED IF STOLEN.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14335-01-9