senate Bill S6196

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to possession of firearms on property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 05, 2019 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 30, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 29, 2019 1st report cal.984
May 22, 2019 referred to codes

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S6196 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7921
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01-a, Pen L

S6196 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to possession of firearms on property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF.

S6196 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6196 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6196

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MAY, ANTONACCI -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to possession of firearms  on
  property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF

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

  Section 1. Section 265.01-a of the penal law, as added by chapter 1 of
the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
§ 265.01-a[.] Criminal possession of a weapon on school grounds.
  A person is guilty of  criminal  possession  of  a  weapon  on  school
grounds  when  he or she knowingly has in his or her possession a rifle,
shotgun, or firearm in or upon a building or grounds,  used  for  educa-
tional  purposes,  of  any  school,  college,  or university, except the
forestry lands, wherever located, owned [and], maintained [by]  OR  HELD
IN  TRUST  FOR  THE BENEFIT OF THE NEW YORK STATE COLLEGE OF FORESTRY AT
SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, NOW KNOWN AS  the  State  University  of  New  York
college  of  environmental science and forestry, or upon a school bus as
defined in section one hundred forty-two of the vehicle and traffic law,
without the written authorization of such educational institution.
  Criminal possession of a weapon on school grounds is a class E felony.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11964-01-9

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