|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 29, 2019||signed chap.129|
delivered to governor
|Jan 29, 2019||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.25
substituted for a2690
referred to codes
delivered to assembly
|Jan 28, 2019||ordered to third reading cal.89|
reported and committed to rules
|Jan 24, 2019||referred to codes|
senate Bill S2374Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S2374 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2374 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes a waiting period before a firearm, shotgun or rifle may be delivered to a person; requires either the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) or its successor has issued a "proceed" response to the licensee, or thirty calendar days have elapsed since the date the licensee, seller, transferor or dealer contacted NICS to initiate a national instant criminal background check and NICS has not notified the licensee, seller, transferor or dealer that the transfer of the firearm, rifle or shotgun to such person should be denied.
S2374 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2374 REVISED MEMO 1/24/2019 SPONSOR: GIANARIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law and the general business law, in relation to establishing an extension of time of up to thirty calendar days for national instant background checks PURPOSE: To establish an extension of time of up to thirty calendar days for national instant background checks SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends subdivision 12 of section 400.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, to provide that before deliv- ering a firearm to any person, the licensed gun dealer shall in addition to requiring such person to produce either a license valid under this section to carry or possess the same, or proof of lawful authority as an exempt person pursuant to section 265.20, either (i) the National Instant Criminal Background Check System or its successor (NICS) has
S2374 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2374 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 24, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GIANARIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law and the general business law, in relation to establishing an extension of time of up to thirty calendar days for national instant background checks THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 12 of section 400.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: 12. Records required of gunsmiths and dealers in firearms. Any person licensed as gunsmith or dealer in firearms shall keep a record book approved as to form, except in the city of New York, by the superinten- dent of state police. In the record book shall be entered at the time of every transaction involving a firearm the date, name, age, occupation and residence of any person from whom a firearm is received or to whom a firearm is delivered, and the calibre, make, model, manufacturer's name and serial number, or if none, any other distinguishing number or iden- tification mark on such firearm. Before delivering a firearm to any person, the licensee shall require him to produce either a license valid under this section to carry or possess the same, or proof of lawful authority as an exempt person pursuant to section 265.20 OF THIS CHAPTER AND EITHER (A) THE NATIONAL INSTANT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK SYSTEM (NICS) OR ITS SUCCESSOR HAS ISSUED A "PROCEED" RESPONSE TO THE LICENSEE, OR (B) THIRTY CALENDAR DAYS HAVE ELAPSED SINCE THE DATE THE LICENSEE CONTACTED NICS TO INITIATE A NATIONAL INSTANT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK AND NICS HAS NOT NOTIFIED THE LICENSEE THAT THE TRANSFER OF THE FIREARM TO SUCH PERSON SHOULD BE DENIED. In addition, before delivering a firearm to a peace officer, the licensee shall verify that person's status as a peace officer with the division of state police. After completing the foregoing, the licensee shall remove and retain the attached coupon and enter in the record book the date of such license, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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