1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Penal
  4. Part 4: Administrative Provisions
  5. Title Y-1: * Nb Enacted Without Title Heading
  6. Article 490: Terrorism


Section 490.47 Criminal use of a chemical weapon or biological weapon in the third degree

Penal (PEN)

§ 490.47 Criminal use of a chemical weapon or biological weapon in the

   third degree.

  A person is guilty of criminal use of a chemical weapon or biological weapon in the third degree when, under circumstances evincing a depraved indifference to human life, he or she uses, deploys, releases, or causes to be used, deployed, or released any select chemical agent or select biological agent, and thereby creates a grave risk of death or serious physical injury to another person not a participant in the crime.

  Criminal use of a chemical weapon or biological weapon in the third degree is a class B felony.