Legislative Report #12, 2015-2016 Session, January 29, 2016 Jacob J. Rieper, Vice President of Legislative & Political Affairs, [email protected]
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Requires the safe storage of all guns, either in a safe or with a locking device, and provides penalties for simple and complex violations.
3rd Reading 1/6/16
Creates a firearm proficiency requirement examination for the licensing of persons to carry or possess a firearm.
Relates to the safe storage of rifles, shotguns, and firearms.
Establishes the safe homes act authorizing law enforcement to remove firearms found on the premises where there has been a report of domestic violence.
Relates to expanding the definition of explosive.
Relates to a firearms safety course certificate for license applications made outside of the City of New York.
Prohibit weapon promotion and sale on public property.
Relates to the mandatory suspension and revocation of firearms licenses upon the issuance of orders of protection.
Establishes certain crimes relating to the criminal manufacture or possession of an undetectable firearm, rifle, or shotgun.
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Relates to hazardous toys and other articles intended for use by children.
Authorizes current and retired members of law enforcement to carry concealed firearms.
Relates to the criminal possession of a weapon and possession of a firearm while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Includes wildlife animals as those subject to the animal cruelty provisions of the agriculture and markets law.
Prohibits entry to gun shows to anyone under twelve years of age.
Economic Development 1/6/16
Relates to possession of firearms on property owned by or held in trust for SUNY ESF.
Requires a recent psychiatric evaluation of a petitioner seeking relief from firearms disabilities.
Relates to the right to hunt, trap and fish; provides for regulation by the state.
Attorney General 1/6/16
Establishes the municipal firearm recovery program to buy back firearms; provides that such program will be administered by the division of state police and department of state and implemented by municipalities; allows gift card exchanges