senate Bill S1231

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes the carrying of firearms by military personnel at recruiting centers

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2020 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 11, 2019 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S1231 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5314
Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Military Law
Laws Affected:
Add §53, Mil L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9410
2017-2018: S7576, A5366

S1231 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the carrying of service-issued firearms by military personnel at recruiting centers while on duty.

S1231 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1231 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1231

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to authorizing the  carry-
  ing of firearms by military personnel at recruiting centers

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

  Section 1. The military law is amended by adding a new section  53  to
read as follows:
  §  53. CARRYING OF FIREARMS AT RECRUITING CENTERS. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY, THE ADJUTANT
GENERAL SHALL AUTHORIZE MEMBERS OF ANY FORCE OF  THE  ORGANIZED  MILITIA
ASSIGNED  TO  DUTY  AT  RECRUITING CENTERS LOCATED IN THE STATE TO CARRY
SERVICE-ISSUE FIREARMS WHILE ON DUTY AT A RECRUITING CENTER.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02958-01-9

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