|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 05, 2022||referred to rules|
senate Bill S9492
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S9492 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Senate Rules
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §504, V & T L; amd §400.02, Pen L
S9492 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires drivers' licenses to include a distinguishing mark indicating that the licensee has a permit to carry a concealed firearm; authorizes the commissioner of motor vehicles to access the statewide license and record database to ascertain the names of persons who have a license to carry a concealed firearm.
S9492 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S9492 SPONSOR: ADDABBO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the penal law, in relation to requiring drivers' licenses to include a distinguishing mark indicating that the licensee has a permit to carry a concealed firearm PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The purpose of this legislation is to identify that a person is carrying a concealed firearm on a license. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 - amends subdivision 1 of section 504 of the vehicle and traf- fic law by amending a new paragraph that every license contains a distinguishing mark indicating that the licensee has a permit to carry a concealed firearm. Section 2 - amends section 400.02 of the penal law to authorize motor
S9492 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9492 I N S E N A T E July 5, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the penal law, in relation to requiring drivers' licenses to include a distinguishing mark indicating that the licensee has a permit to carry a concealed firearm THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 504 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new paragraph (c) to read as follows: (C) EVERY LICENSE OR RENEWAL THEREOF SHALL CONTAIN A DISTINGUISHING MARK, IN SUCH FORM AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DETERMINE, INDICATING THAT THE LICENSEE HAS A PERMIT TO CARRY A CONCEALED FIREARM PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION 400.00 OF THE PENAL LAW. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL NOT REQUIRE FEES FOR THE ISSUANCE OF SUCH LICENSE OR RENEWAL THER- EOF TO PERSONS WHO HAVE A PERMIT TO CARRY A CONCEALED WEAPON WHICH ARE DIFFERENT FROM THE FEES REQUIRED FOR THE ISSUANCE OF LICENSES OR RENEWALS THEREOF TO PERSONS WHO DO NOT HAVE A PERMIT TO CARRY A CONCEALED WEAPON. § 2. Section 400.02 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 244 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows: § 400.02 Statewide license and record database. There shall be a statewide license and record database which shall be created and maintained by the division of state police the cost of which shall not be borne by any municipality. Records assembled or collected for purposes of inclusion in such database shall not be subject to disclosure pursuant to article six of the public officers law. Records containing granted license applications shall be periodically checked by the division of criminal justice services against criminal conviction, mental health, and all other records as are necessary to determine their continued accuracy as well as whether an individual is no longer a valid license holder. The division of criminal justice services shall also check pending applications made pursuant to this article against such records to determine whether a license may be granted. All state agen- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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