assembly Bill A2132

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the civil rights restoration act and amends provisions of law regarding firearm licenses; repealer

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Jan 22, 2019 referred to judiciary

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A2132 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1174
Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Civil Rights Law
Laws Affected:
Add §79-o, Civ Rts L; amd §§400, 400.02 & 400.05, rpld §400.00 sub 11 ¶¶(b) & (c), sub 16-a ¶(c), sub 10 ¶(b), §400.03, Pen L; amd §898, Gen Bus L; rpld §9.46, amd §33.13, Ment Hyg L; rpld §837 sub 19, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S6419

A2132 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing the civil rights restoration act and amends provisions of law regarding firearm licenses and destruction of firearms; exempts certain individuals from providing photographs in order to obtain a firearm license; expands the definition of immediate family.

A2132 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2132

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. HAWLEY, STEC, BRABENEC, LAWRENCE, CROUCH, MONTES-
  ANO,  BLANKENBUSH,  TAGUE  --  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BARCLAY,
  B. MILLER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the civil rights law, in relation  to  establishing  the
  civil  rights  restoration act; to amend the penal law, in relation to
  medical and/or clinical records and reporting for purposes of  firearm
  licenses,  in  relation to the destruction of firearms, in relation to
  registration of sellers of ammunition, and in  relation  to  exempting
  certain  individuals  from  having to provide a photograph for firearm
  licensing purposes; to amend the general business law, in relation  to
  expanding  the  definition  of  immediate  family; to amend the mental
  hygiene law, in relation to reporting; repealing certain provisions of
  the penal law relating to firearms licenses and sellers of ammunition;
  and repealing certain provisions of the mental  hygiene  law  and  the
  executive  law, relating to reporting of substantial risk or threat of
  harm by mental health professionals

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "civil rights restoration act".
  § 2. The civil rights law is amended by adding a new section  79-o  to
read as follows:
  § 79-O. CIVIL RIGHTS RESTORATION. 1. IN ANY PROCEEDING THAT MAY IMPACT
AN  INDIVIDUAL'S  RIGHTS UNDER THE SECOND AMENDMENT OF THE UNITED STATES
CONSTITUTION, OR ANY SIMILAR STATE  RIGHT,  INCLUDING  SUCH  PROCEEDINGS
THAT  COULD  RESULT  IN  THE  LOSS  OF  A  LICENSE TO CARRY OR POSSESS A
FIREARM:
  (A) NO COURT ORDER SHALL BE ISSUED NOR PROCEEDING BE COMMENCED  UNLESS
ALL PLEADINGS OR OTHER ACCUSATORY INSTRUMENTS HAVE BEEN FILED AND SERVED
IN  CONFORMITY  WITH ARTICLE THIRTY OF THE CIVIL PRACTICE LAW AND RULES,
AND WHERE SUCH PLEADING INCLUDES AN ALLEGATION THAT THE  INDIVIDUAL  HAS

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

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