senate Bill S6363

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires the court to order the search for and immediate seizure of certain firearms when a defendant willfully refuses to surrender such firearms

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 11, 2021 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 05, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2021 1st report cal.867
Apr 26, 2021 referred to codes

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S6363 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §530.14, CP L; amd §842-a, Fam Ct Act

S6363 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the court to order the search for and immediate seizure of firearms, rifles, or shotguns when a defendant willfully refuses to surrender such firearms, rifles or shotguns.

S6363 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6363 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6363
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MAYER  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes
 
 AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law and the family court act,  in
   relation  to requiring the court to order the search for and immediate
   seizure of certain firearms when  a  defendant  willfully  refuses  to
   surrender such firearms
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of  section  530.14  of  the
 criminal procedure law, as added by section 3 of part M of chapter 55 of
 the laws of 2020, is amended to read as follows:
   (c)  the  court  [may]  SHALL where the defendant willfully refuses to
 surrender such firearm, rifle or shotgun pursuant to paragraphs (a)  and
 (b)  of this subdivision, or for other good cause shown, order the imme-
 diate seizure of such firearm, rifle or shotgun,  and  search  therefor,
 pursuant to an order issued in accordance with article six hundred nine-
 ty of this part, consistent with such rights as the defendant may derive
 from  this  article  or  the  constitution  of  this state or the United
 States.
   § 2. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 2 of section 530.14 of the  criminal
 procedure law, as added by section 4 of part M of chapter 55 of the laws
 of 2020, is amended to read as follows:
   (c)  the  court  [may]  SHALL where the defendant willfully refuses to
 surrender such firearm, rifle or shotgun pursuant to paragraphs (a)  and
 (b)  of this subdivision, or for other good cause shown, order the imme-
 diate seizure of such firearm, rifle or shotgun,  and  search  therefor,
 pursuant to an order issued in accordance with article six hundred nine-
 ty of this part, consistent with such rights as the defendant may derive
 from  this  article  or  the  constitution  of  this state or the United
 States.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10465-01-1

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