senate Bill S5694

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the filing of approved applications for licenses for the possession of firearms

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee


  • Introduced
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Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
May 28, 2015 referred to codes

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S5694 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8212
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §400.00, Pen L

S5694 - Summary

Relates to the filing of approved applications for licenses for the possession of firearms.

S5694 - Sponsor Memo

S5694 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5694

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 28, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  NOZZOLIO,  GRIFFO,  GALLIVAN,  MARCHIONE, O'MARA,
  SEWARD, YOUNG -- 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 the filing of approved
  applications for licenses to carry, possess,  repair  and  dispose  of
  firearms

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of  section  400.00  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  5.  Filing  of  approved  applications.  [(a)] The application for any
license, if granted, shall be filed by the licensing  officer  with  the
clerk  of  the  county  of issuance, except that in the city of New York
and, in the counties of Nassau and Suffolk, the licensing officer  shall
designate  the  place  of  filing in the appropriate division, bureau or
unit of the police department thereof, and in the county of Suffolk  the
county  clerk  is  hereby authorized to transfer all records or applica-
tions relating to firearms to the licensing authority  of  that  county.
[Except  as  provided in paragraphs (b) through (f) of this subdivision,
the name and  address]  THE  APPLICATION  AND  ANY  SUPPORTING  RECORDS,
INCLUDING  ANY  INFORMATION  CONTAINED THEREIN, of any person to whom an
application for any license has been  granted  shall  NOT  be  a  public
record AND SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT TO DISCLOSURE PURSUANT TO ARTICLE SIX OF
THE  PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW. Upon application by a licensee who has changed
his OR HER place of residence such  records  or  applications  shall  be
transferred  to  the  appropriate officer at the licensee's new place of
residence. A duplicate copy of such application shall be  filed  by  the
licensing  officer  in  the  executive  department,  division  of [state
police] CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES, Albany, within ten days  after  issu-
ance of the license. The [superintendent] COMMISSIONER of [state police]
CRIMINAL  JUSTICE  SERVICES may designate that such application shall be

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11195-01-5

senate Bill S4245

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Permits the sealing of records of certain nonviolent misdemeanor or non-sexual misdemeanor criminal offenses

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Mar 11, 2015 referred to codes

S4245 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8211
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Add §160.65, CP L; amd §296, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S5385

S4245 - Summary

Establishes the second chance for ex-offenders act; permits the sealing of records of certain nonviolent misdemeanor or non-sexual misdemeanor criminal offenses; defines the term "eligible offense"; excludes certain misdemeanor offenses as eligible offenses for the purposes of conditional sealing  (view more) lists certain eligibility requirements for sealing.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4245

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- 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  executive  law,  in
  relation  to  permitting  the sealing of records of certain nonviolent
  misdemeanor or non-sexual misdemeanor offenses

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  This  act  shall be known and may be cited as the "second
chance for ex-offenders act".
  S 2. The criminal procedure law is amended by  adding  a  new  section
160.65 to read as follows:
S 160.65 CONDITIONAL SEALING OF CERTAIN OFFENSES.
  1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "ELIGIBLE OFFENSE" SHALL
BE: (A) A MISDEMEANOR OFFENSE DEFINED IN THE PENAL LAW, PROVIDED THAT AN
ELIGIBLE OFFENSE SHALL NOT MEAN A MISDEMEANOR OFFENSE DEFINED IN ARTICLE
ONE  HUNDRED  TWENTY  EXCEPT  ASSAULT  IN THE THIRD DEGREE AS DEFINED BY
SECTION 120.00, UNLESS COMMITTED IN THE COURSE OF  A  DOMESTIC  VIOLENCE
INCIDENT,  ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-ONE, ONE HUNDRED THIRTY, ONE HUNDRED THIR-
TY-FIVE, ONE HUNDRED FIFTY, TWO HUNDRED THIRTY-FIVE, TWO HUNDRED  FORTY-
FIVE, TWO HUNDRED SIXTY, TWO HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE, TWO HUNDRED SIXTY-FIVE
OR ARTICLE FOUR HUNDRED OF THE PENAL LAW. AN ELIGIBLE OFFENSE SHALL ALSO
NOT  INCLUDE ANY ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING:  CRIMINAL SOLICITATION IN
THE FOURTH DEGREE AS DEFINED  BY  SUBDIVISION  TWO  OF  SECTION  100.05;
CONSPIRACY  IN THE FIFTH DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 105.05, PUNISHMENT
AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF SECTION 110.05, CRIMINAL FACILITATION
IN THE FOURTH DEGREE AS DEFINED BY SECTION 115.00, CRIMINAL  OBSTRUCTION
OF  BREATHING OR BLOOD CIRCULATION AS DEFINED IN SECTION 121.11, ISSUING
ABORTIONAL ARTICLES AS DEFINED IN SECTION 125.60, CRIMINAL  MISCHIEF  IN
THE  FOURTH  DEGREE  AS DEFINED IN SECTION 145.00, CRIMINAL TAMPERING IN
THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 145.15, TAMPERING WITH A CONSUM-
ER PRODUCT IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN  SECTION  145.40,  WELFARE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09687-01-5