|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to codes|
senate Bill S13
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
All gun owners in New York should pass a background check, and all guns should be registered with a serial number. Period.
S13 (ACTIVE) - Details
S13 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S13 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to enacting the "Scott J. Beigel unfinished receiver act" in relation to unfinished frames or receivers PURPOSE: This legislation would create the Scott J. Seigel Unfinished Receiver act which would prohibit the possession of unfinished receivers by anyone other than a gunsmith. Further this legislation also would create the crimes of criminal sale of an unfinished frame or receiver in the first, second, and third degree. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 names this act the "Scott J. Seigel Unfinished Receiver act".
S13 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 13 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KAPLAN, HOYLMAN, BIAGGI, BROOKS, GAUGHRAN, GOUNARDES, KAVANAGH, LIU, MAY, THOMAS -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to enacting the "Scott J. Beigel unfinished receiver act" in relation to unfinished frames or receivers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "Scott J. Beigel unfinished receiver act". § 2. Section 265.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a new subdi- vision 32 to read as follows: 32. "UNFINISHED FRAME OR RECEIVER" MEANS A PIECE OF ANY MATERIAL THAT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE THE FRAME OR RECEIVER OF A FIREARM, RIFLE OR SHOTGUN BUT THAT HAS BEEN SHAPED OR FORMED IN ANY WAY FOR THE PURPOSE OF BECOM- ING THE FRAME OR RECEIVER OF A FIREARM, RIFLE OR SHOTGUN, AND WHICH MAY READILY BE MADE INTO A FUNCTIONAL FRAME OR RECEIVER THROUGH MILLING, DRILLING OR OTHER MEANS. THE TERM SHALL NOT INCLUDE A PIECE OF MATERIAL THAT HAS HAD ITS SIZE OR EXTERNAL SHAPE ALTERED TO FACILITATE TRANSPOR- TATION OR STORAGE OR HAS HAD ITS CHEMICAL COMPOSITION ALTERED. § 3. Section 265.02 of the penal law is amended by adding two new subdivisions 11 and 12 to read as follows: (11) SUCH PERSON IS NOT A GUNSMITH DULY LICENSED PURSUANT TO SECTION 400.00 OF THIS CHAPTER AND POSSESSES AN UNFINISHED FRAME OR RECEIVER; OR (12) SUCH PERSON POSSESSES A MAJOR COMPONENT OF A FIREARM, RIFLE, OR SHOTGUN AND SUCH PERSON IS PROHIBITED FROM POSSESSING A SHOTGUN OR RIFLE PURSUANT TO: (I) THIS ARTICLE; (II) SUBSECTION (G) OF SECTION 922 OF TITLE 18 OF THE UNITED STATES CODE; OR EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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