assembly Bill A1247

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits entry to gun shows to anyone under twelve years of age

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Jan 14, 2019 referred to economic development

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A1247 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §896, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6088
2015-2016: A967
2017-2018: A4962

A1247 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits entry to gun shows to anyone under twelve years of age.

A1247 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1247

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL, DINOWITZ, PAULIN, JAFFEE, COOK --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. PERRY -- read once and referred to  the
  Committee on Economic Development

AN  ACT  to  amend the general business law, in relation to age require-
  ments for gun shows

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

  Section  1.  Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 1 of section 896 of
the general business law, as added by chapter 189 of the laws  of  2000,
are amended and a new paragraph (d) is added to read as follows:
  (b)  notify  all firearm exhibitors in writing that a national instant
criminal background check must be completed prior to all  firearm  sales
or transfers, including sales or transfers of rifles or shotguns; [and]
  (c)  provide access at the gun show to a firearm dealer licensed under
federal law who is authorized to perform  a  national  instant  criminal
background  check  where the seller or transferor of a firearm, rifle or
shotgun is not authorized to conduct  such  a  check  by  (i)  requiring
firearm  exhibitors  who  are firearm dealers licensed under federal law
and who are authorized to conduct a national instant criminal background
check to provide such a check at cost or  (ii)  designating  a  specific
location  at  the gun show where a firearm dealer licensed under federal
law who is authorized to conduct a national instant criminal  background
check will be present to perform such a check at cost. Any firearm deal-
er  licensed  under federal law who performs a national instant criminal
background check pursuant to this paragraph shall provide the seller  or
transferor  of  the  firearm, rifle or shotgun with a copy of the United
States  Department  of  Treasury,  Bureau  of  Alcohol,  Tobacco  [and],
Firearms  AND  EXPLOSIVES Form ATF F 4473 and such dealer shall maintain
such form and make such form available for inspection by law enforcement
agencies for a period of ten years thereafter[.]; AND
  (D) PROHIBIT ENTRANCE TO THE GUN SHOW OF ANY PERSON WHO IS  UNDER  THE
AGE OF TWELVE YEARS OF AGE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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