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A02492 Summary:

BILL NOA02492
 
SAME ASSAME AS S02419
 
SPONSORLavine
 
COSPNSRSimon, Griffin
 
MLTSPNSRGalef
 
Add 265.50, Pen L
 
Relates to requiring all firearms manufactured, crafted or built by private individuals to have an identifying serial number.
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A02492 Actions:

BILL NOA02492
 
01/23/2019referred to codes
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A02492 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          2492
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                    January 23, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  M. of A. LAVINE, SIMON -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
          GALEF -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes
 
        AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation  to  requiring  all  firearms
          manufactured, crafted or built by private individuals to have an iden-
          tifying serial number

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 265.50  to
     2  read as follows:
     3  § 265.50 Failure to identify a firearm.
     4    (1)  Firearms  manufactured,  crafted,  assembled  or built by private
     5  individuals shall have an identifying serial  number  engraved,  casted,
     6  stamped  (impressing), or otherwise conspicuously placed on the frame or
     7  receiver of the firearm. The serial number must be placed  in  a  manner
     8  not  susceptible  of being readily obliterated, altered, or removed, and
     9  must not duplicate any serial number placed by  the  individual  on  any
    10  other firearm.
    11    (2)  The  individual  shall  submit the firearm's serial number to the
    12  department of criminal justice services with the firearm's  size  and  a
    13  photograph of the firearm.
    14    Failure to identify a firearm is a class C felony.
    15    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD04583-01-9
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