Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2024
referred to finance
|Aug 30, 2023
referred to rules
Senate Bill S7645
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S7645 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S7645 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7645 SPONSOR: WALCZYK TITLE OF BILL: An act to repeal certain provisions of the executive law establishing a fee for background checks on certain firearm and ammunition purchases; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to the source of funds for the background check fund PURPOSE: This bill would repeal the background check fees for guns and ammunition as included in the Concealed Carry Improvement Act (CCIA). SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Repeals subdivision 5 of section 228 of the executive law. Section 2: Makes technical corrections to subdivision 2 of section 99p of the state finance law to account for the repealer of subdivision 5 of section 228 of the executive law. Repeals subdivision 5 of section 99-p
2023-S7645 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7645 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E August 30, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. WALCZYK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to repeal certain provisions of the executive law establishing a fee for background checks on certain firearm and ammunition purchases; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to the source of funds for the background check fund THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 228 of the executive law is REPEALED. § 2. Subdivisions 2 and 5 of section 99-pp of the state finance law, as added by chapter 371 of the laws of 2022, are amended to read as follows: 2. Such fund shall consist of all revenues received by the comp- troller, [pursuant to the provisions of section two hundred twenty-eight of the executive law and all other] CONSISTING OF moneys appropriated thereto from any other fund or source pursuant to law. Nothing contained in this section shall prevent the state from receiving grants, gifts or bequests for the purposes of the fund as defined in this section and depositing them into the fund according to law. 5. [(a)] Any unexpended and unencumbered moneys remaining in the back- ground check fund at the end of a fiscal year shall remain in the back- ground check fund and shall not be credited to any other fund. [(b) To the extent practicable, any such remaining funds shall be used to reduce the amount of the fee described in subdivision two of section two hundred twenty-eight of the executive law.] § 3. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13159-01-3
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