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A08931 Summary:

COSPNSRRichardson, Cruz, Sayegh, Epstein, Hyndman, Carroll, Simon, Seawright, Blake, Williams, Ramos, Griffin, Bichotte, Jaffee, Taylor, Davila, D'Urso, Gottfried
Add Art 39-H 899-aaaa, Gen Bus L
Requires firearms manufacturers to include global positioning system technology to allow a stolen firearm to be tracked.
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A08931 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    December 30, 2019
        Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Consumer Affairs and Protection
        AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation  to  manufacturers
          of firearms
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new article
     2  39-H to read as follows:
     3                                ARTICLE 39-H
     4                          MANUFACTURERS OF FIREARMS
     5  Section 899-aaaa. Global positioning system technology.
     6    § 899-aaaa. Global positioning system technology. Any person who holds
     7  a valid gunsmith license pursuant to section 400.00 of  the  penal  law,
     8  and  who  manufactures  any firearm, shall ensure that each manufactured
     9  firearm shall include global positioning system technology to allow such
    10  firearm to be tracked if stolen.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
    12  it shall have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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