senate Bill S1192

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires persons possessing any firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 committed to rules
May 25, 2021 amended on third reading 1192b
May 05, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2021 1st report cal.862
Apr 29, 2021 print number 1192a
Apr 29, 2021 amend and recommit to codes
Jan 08, 2021 referred to codes

Votes

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May 3, 2021 - Codes committee Vote

S1192A
8
4
committee
8
Aye
4
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 3, 2021

aye wr (1)

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S1192 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01, add §400.15, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7844
2013-2014: S573
2015-2016: S2442
2017-2018: S3547
2019-2020: S2291

S1192 - Summary

Requires persons possessing any firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate; establishes application and training process therefor.

S1192 - Sponsor Memo

S1192 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1192
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. GIANARIS, BRESLIN, KAPLAN, KRUEGER, RIVERA, SERRANO,
   STAVISKY  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
   committed to the Committee on Codes
 
 AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to requiring persons possess-
   ing a firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivisions 6, 7 and 8 of section 265.01 of the penal law,
 as  amended  by  chapter  1  of  the laws of 2013, are amended and a new
 subdivision 9 is added to read as follows:
   (6) He OR SHE is a person who  has  been  certified  not  suitable  to
 possess a rifle or shotgun, as defined in subdivision sixteen of section
 265.00 OF THIS ARTICLE, and refuses to yield possession of such rifle or
 shotgun upon the demand of a police officer. Whenever a person is certi-
 fied  not suitable to possess a rifle or shotgun, a member of the police
 department to which such certification is made, or of the state  police,
 shall  forthwith  seize any rifle or shotgun possessed by such person. A
 rifle or shotgun seized as [herein] provided IN THIS  SUBDIVISION  shall
 not  be  destroyed,  but  shall be delivered to the headquarters of such
 police department, or state police, and there retained until the  afore-
 said  certificate  has  been  rescinded  by the director or physician in
 charge, or other disposition of such rifle or shotgun has  been  ordered
 or authorized by a court of competent jurisdiction[.]; OR
   (7)  He  OR  SHE  knowingly possesses a bullet containing an explosive
 substance designed to detonate upon impact[.]; OR
   (8) He OR SHE possesses any armor piercing ammunition with  intent  to
 use the same unlawfully against another[.]; OR
   (9)  HE  OR  SHE  POSSESSES A FIREARM, NOT BEING THE HOLDER OF A VALID
 FIREARMS SAFETY CERTIFICATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO SECTION  400.15  OF  THIS
 CHAPTER.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03324-01-1

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S1192A - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01, add §400.15, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7844
2013-2014: S573
2015-2016: S2442
2017-2018: S3547
2019-2020: S2291

S1192A - Summary

Requires persons possessing any firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate; establishes application and training process therefor.

S1192A - Sponsor Memo

S1192A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1192--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. GIANARIS, BRESLIN, KAPLAN, KRUEGER, RIVERA, SERRANO,
   STAVISKY  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
   committed to the Committee on  Codes  --  committee  discharged,  bill
   amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
   tee

 AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to requiring persons possess-
   ing a firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivisions 6, 7 and 8 of section 265.01 of the penal law,
 as  amended  by  chapter  1  of  the laws of 2013, are amended and a new
 subdivision 9 is added to read as follows:
   (6) He OR SHE is a person who  has  been  certified  not  suitable  to
 possess a rifle or shotgun, as defined in subdivision sixteen of section
 265.00 OF THIS ARTICLE, and refuses to yield possession of such rifle or
 shotgun upon the demand of a police officer. Whenever a person is certi-
 fied  not suitable to possess a rifle or shotgun, a member of the police
 department to which such certification is made, or of the state  police,
 shall  forthwith  seize any rifle or shotgun possessed by such person. A
 rifle or shotgun seized as [herein] provided IN THIS  SUBDIVISION  shall
 not  be  destroyed,  but  shall be delivered to the headquarters of such
 police department, or state police, and there retained until the  afore-
 said  certificate  has  been  rescinded  by the director or physician in
 charge, or other disposition of such rifle or shotgun has  been  ordered
 or authorized by a court of competent jurisdiction[.]; OR
   (7)  He  OR  SHE  knowingly possesses a bullet containing an explosive
 substance designed to detonate upon impact[.]; OR
   (8) He OR SHE possesses any armor piercing ammunition with  intent  to
 use the same unlawfully against another[.]; OR
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03324-02-1

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S1192B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01, add §400.15, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7844
2013-2014: S573
2015-2016: S2442
2017-2018: S3547
2019-2020: S2291

S1192B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires persons possessing any firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate; establishes application and training process therefor.

S1192B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1192B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1192--B
     Cal. No. 862
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. GIANARIS, BRESLIN, KAPLAN, KRUEGER, RIVERA, SERRANO,
   STAVISKY  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
   committed to the Committee on  Codes  --  committee  discharged,  bill
   amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
   tee -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered  to  first  and
   second  report,  ordered  to  a  third  reading,  amended  and ordered
   reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
 
 AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to requiring persons possess-
   ing a firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivisions 6, 7 and 8 of section 265.01 of the penal law,
 as  amended  by  chapter  1  of  the laws of 2013, are amended and a new
 subdivision 9 is added to read as follows:
   (6) He OR SHE is a person who  has  been  certified  not  suitable  to
 possess a rifle or shotgun, as defined in subdivision sixteen of section
 265.00 OF THIS ARTICLE, and refuses to yield possession of such rifle or
 shotgun upon the demand of a police officer. Whenever a person is certi-
 fied  not suitable to possess a rifle or shotgun, a member of the police
 department to which such certification is made, or of the state  police,
 shall  forthwith  seize any rifle or shotgun possessed by such person. A
 rifle or shotgun seized as [herein] provided IN THIS  SUBDIVISION  shall
 not  be  destroyed,  but  shall be delivered to the headquarters of such
 police department, or state police, and there retained until the  afore-
 said  certificate  has  been  rescinded  by the director or physician in
 charge, or other disposition of such rifle or shotgun has  been  ordered
 or authorized by a court of competent jurisdiction[.]; OR
   (7)  He  OR  SHE  knowingly possesses a bullet containing an explosive
 substance designed to detonate upon impact[.]; OR
   (8) He OR SHE possesses any armor piercing ammunition with  intent  to
 use the same unlawfully against another[.]; OR
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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