Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2024
referred to codes
|Jan 04, 2023
referred to codes
Senate Bill S140
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S140 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S140 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S140 SPONSOR: RYAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to revoking a license to carry, possess, repair and dispose of firearms for a conviction for failure to safely store rifles, shotguns, and firearms PURPOSE: To ensure that persons engaging in unsafe storage of firearms cannot possess firearms. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends paragraph (a) of subdivision 11 of section 400.00 of the 2 penal law to add convictions of a licensee under section 265.45 or 265.50 of the penal law to the list of convictions constituting a revo- cation of a firearm license. Section 2 is the effective date.
2023-S140 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 140 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 4, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RYAN -- 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 revoking a license to carry, possess, repair and dispose of firearms for a conviction for failure to safely store rifles, shotguns, and firearms THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 11 of section 400.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 371 of the laws of 2022, is amended to read as follows: (a) The conviction of a licensee anywhere of a felony or serious offense OR A CONVICTION OF A LICENSEE UNDER SECTION 265.45 OR 265.50 OF THIS CHAPTER or a licensee at any time becoming ineligible to obtain a license, including engaging in conduct that would have resulted in the denial of a license, under this section shall operate as or be grounds for, a revocation of the license. A license may be revoked or suspended as provided for in section 530.14 of the criminal procedure law or section eight hundred forty-two-a of the family court act. Except for a license issued pursuant to section 400.01 of this article, a license may be revoked and cancelled at any time in the city of New York, and in the counties of Nassau and Suffolk, by the licensing officer, and elsewhere than in the city of New York by any judge or justice of a court of record; a license issued pursuant to section 400.01 of this article may be revoked and cancelled at any time by the licensing officer or any judge or justice of a court of record. A license to engage in the busi- ness of dealer may be revoked or suspended for any violation of the provisions of article thirty-nine-BB of the general business law. The official revoking a license shall give written notice thereof without unnecessary delay to the executive department, division of state police, Albany, and shall also notify immediately the duly constituted police EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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