assembly Bill A8870

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of unfinished frames or receivers

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
Dec 18, 2019 referred to codes

A8870 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 39-DDDD §§898-f & 898-g, Gen Bus L

A8870 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires sales of unfinished frames or receivers to be conducted through a licensed gun dealer and receive a serial number.

A8870 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  8870

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            December 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. WOERNER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation  to  the  sale  of
  unfinished frames or receivers

  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-DDDD to read as follows:
                             ARTICLE 39-DDDD
                 SALE OF UNFINISHED FRAMES OR RECEIVERS
SECTION 898-F. DEFINITIONS.
        898-G. SALE OF UNFINISHED FRAMES OR RECEIVERS.
  § 898-F. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE:
  1. "UNFINISHED FRAME OR RECEIVER" MEANS  A  FRAME  OR  RECEIVER  OF  A
FIREARM,  RIFLE OR SHOTGUN WHOSE FIRE-CONTROL CAVITY IS COMPLETELY SOLID
AND UN-MACHINED, AND WHICH MAY READILY BE MADE INTO A  FUNCTIONAL  FRAME
OR  RECEIVER  THROUGH  MILLING, DRILLING OR OTHER MEANS AND INCLUDES ANY
OTHER OBJECT, PART OR COMBINATION OF PARTS WHICH  IS  NOT  A  FUNCTIONAL
FRAME  OR  RECEIVER  BUT  IS  DESIGNED  OR  INTENDED TO BE USED FOR THAT
PURPOSE AND CAN BE READILY MADE INTO A FUNCTIONAL FRAME OR RECEIVER.
  2. "FIREARM" HAS THE SAME MEANING AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN 18 U.S.C.
921(A)(3).
  3. "RIFLE" HAS THE SAME MEANING AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN  18  U.S.C.
921(A)(7).
  4. "SHOTGUN" HAS THE SAME MEANING AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN 18 U.S.C.
921(A)(5).
  § 898-G. SALE OF UNFINISHED FRAMES OR RECEIVERS. 1. IN ADDITION TO ANY
OTHER REQUIREMENTS PURSUANT TO STATE AND FEDERAL LAW, ALL SALES, INCLUD-
ING,  BUT NOT LIMITED TO, SALES FROM ONLINE RETAILERS, OF ANY UNFINISHED
FRAME OR RECEIVER SHALL BE CONDUCTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13888-02-9