Bill Text: NY A01247 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Prohibits entry to gun shows to anyone under twelve years of age.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-14 - referred to economic development [A01247 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A01247-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                          1247
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 14, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL, DINOWITZ, PAULIN, JAFFEE, COOK --
          Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. PERRY -- read once and referred to  the
          Committee on Economic Development
        AN  ACT  to  amend the general business law, in relation to age require-
          ments for gun shows
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 1 of section 896 of
     2  the general business law, as added by chapter 189 of the laws  of  2000,
     3  are amended and a new paragraph (d) is added to read as follows:
     4    (b)  notify  all firearm exhibitors in writing that a national instant
     5  criminal background check must be completed prior to all  firearm  sales
     6  or transfers, including sales or transfers of rifles or shotguns; [and]
     7    (c)  provide access at the gun show to a firearm dealer licensed under
     8  federal law who is authorized to perform  a  national  instant  criminal
     9  background  check  where the seller or transferor of a firearm, rifle or
    10  shotgun is not authorized to conduct  such  a  check  by  (i)  requiring
    11  firearm  exhibitors  who  are firearm dealers licensed under federal law
    12  and who are authorized to conduct a national instant criminal background
    13  check to provide such a check at cost or  (ii)  designating  a  specific
    14  location  at  the gun show where a firearm dealer licensed under federal
    15  law who is authorized to conduct a national instant criminal  background
    16  check will be present to perform such a check at cost. Any firearm deal-
    17  er  licensed  under federal law who performs a national instant criminal
    18  background check pursuant to this paragraph shall provide the seller  or
    19  transferor  of  the  firearm, rifle or shotgun with a copy of the United
    20  States  Department  of  Treasury,  Bureau  of  Alcohol,  Tobacco  [and],
    21  Firearms  and  Explosives Form ATF F 4473 and such dealer shall maintain
    22  such form and make such form available for inspection by law enforcement
    23  agencies for a period of ten years thereafter[.]; and
    24    (d) prohibit entrance to the gun show of any person who is  under  the
    25  age of twelve years of age.
    26    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD03985-01-9
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