senate Bill S2097

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes a municipal gun tip hotline program and municipal gun tip hotline fund

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Current Bill Status - Stricken


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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 26, 2019 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 22, 2019 referred to codes

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S2097 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A293
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §400.15, Pen L; add §97-cc, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6650
2015-2016: A1315
2017-2018: S8439, A4798

S2097 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the municipal gun tip hotline program and the municipal gun tip hotline fund.

S2097 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2097 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2097

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. MAYER, BRESLIN, BROOKS, HOYLMAN, LIU -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the state finance law, in relation  to
  establishing a municipal gun tip hotline and municipal gun tip hotline
  fund

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

  Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 400.15  to
read as follows:
§ 400.15 MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE PROGRAM.
  1.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "AGENCY" MEANS THE POLICE FORCE OR DEPARTMENT OF ANY COUNTY, CITY,
TOWN, OR VILLAGE OR A COUNTY SHERIFF.
  (B) "MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE PROGRAM" MEANS ANY PROGRAM IN  WHICH  A
FULLY  FUNCTIONING  ILLEGAL FIREARM, RIFLE, SHOTGUN OR AMMUNITION MAY BE
REPORTED OR SURRENDERED TO AN AGENCY PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  (C) "SUPERINTENDENT" MEANS THE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE DIVISION OF STATE
POLICE.
  (D) "SECRETARY" MEANS THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
  2. THE MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE PROGRAM IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED.  AGEN-
CIES  MAY PARTICIPATE AT THEIR OPTION AS FUNDS ARE ALLOCATED THROUGH THE
MUNICIPAL GUN TIP HOTLINE FUND ESTABLISHED UNDER SECTION NINETY-SEVEN-CC
OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  3. THE DIVISION OF STATE POLICE, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF
STATE SHALL ADMINISTER THIS PROGRAM AND PROMULGATE ANY RULES  AND  REGU-
LATIONS  THE  SUPERINTENDENT  DEEMS  NECESSARY FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF
THIS PROGRAM. SUCH RULES MAY INCLUDE:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01573-01-9

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