STATE OF NEW YORK
2021-2022 Regular Sessions
January 14, 2021
Introduced by M. of A. SIMON, DAVILA, GRIFFIN, HEVESI -- Multi-Sponsored
by -- M. of A. BARRON, BICHOTTE HERMELYN, CARROLL, COLTON, COOK, DICK-
ENS, DINOWITZ, FAHY, GLICK, GOTTFRIED, HYNDMAN, LAVINE, REYES, ROZIC,
STECK, TAYLOR, VANEL, WILLIAMS -- read once and referred to the
Committee on Racing and Wagering
AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to prohibiting
firearms as prizes in any game of chance
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 195-d of the general municipal
2 law, as amended by section 13 of part MM of chapter 59 of the laws of
3 2017, is amended to read as follows:
4 2. With the exception of bell jars, coin boards, seal cards, merchan-
5 dise boards and raffles, every winner shall be determined and every
6 prize shall be awarded and delivered within the same calendar day as
7 that upon which the game was played. No alcoholic beverage or firearm,
8 as defined in section 265.00 of the penal law, shall be offered or given
9 as a prize in any game of chance.
10 § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.