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New York Penal - Article 265 - (265.00 - 265.45) Firearms and Other Dangerous Weapons

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  • New York Penal - Article 265 - Firearms and Other Dangerous Weapons
    Section 265.00 Definitions. 265.01 Criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. 265.01-a Criminal possession of a weapon on school grounds. 265.01-b Criminal possession...
  • New York Penal - § 265.00 - Definitions
    As used in this article and in article four hundred, the following terms shall mean and include: 1. "Machine-gun" means a weapon of any description,...
  • New York Penal - § 265.01 - Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Fourth Degree
    is a class A misdemeanor.
  • New York Penal - § 265.01-A - Criminal Possession of a Weapon on School Grounds
    is a class E felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.01-B - Criminal Possession of a Firearm
    is a class E felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.02 - Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree
    is a class D felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.03 - Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree
    is a class C felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.04 - Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the First Degree
    is a class B felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.05 - Unlawful Possession of Weapons by Persons Under Sixteen
    It shall be unlawful for any person under the age of sixteen to possess any air-gun, spring-gun or other instrument or weapon in which the...
  • New York Penal - § 265.06 - Unlawful Possession of a Weapon Upon School Grounds
    is a violation.
  • New York Penal - § 265.08 - Criminal Use of a Firearm in the Second Degree
    is a class C felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.09 - Criminal Use of a Firearm in the First Degree
    as defined in subdivision one of this section, the court shall impose an additional consecutive sentence of five years to the sentence imposed on the...
  • New York Penal - § 265.10 - Manufacture, Transport, Disposition and Defacement of Weapons and Dangerous Instruments and Appliances
    1. Any person who manufactures or causes to be manufactured any machine-gun, assault weapon, large capacity ammunition feeding device or disguised gun is guilty of...
  • New York Penal - § 265.11 - Criminal Sale of a Firearm in the Third Degree
    is a class D felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.12 - Criminal Sale of a Firearm in the Second Degree
    is a class C felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.13 - Criminal Sale of a Firearm in the First Degree
    is a class B felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.14 - Criminal Sale of a Firearm With the Aid of a Minor
    is a class C felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.15 - Presumptions of Possession, Unlawful Intent and Defacement
    1. The presence in any room, dwelling, structure or vehicle of any machine-gun is presumptive evidence of its unlawful possession by all persons occupying the...
  • New York Penal - § 265.16 - Criminal Sale of a Firearm to a Minor
    is a class C felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.17 - Criminal Purchase or Disposal of a Weapon
    is a class D felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.19 - Aggravated Criminal Possession of a Weapon
    is a class C felony.
  • New York Penal - § 265.20 - Exemptions
    a. Paragraph (h) of subdivision twenty-two of section 265.00 and sections 265.01, 265.01-a, subdivision one of section 265.01-b, 265.02, 265.03, 265.04, 265.05, 265.10, 265.11, 265.12,...
  • New York Penal - § 265.25 - Certain Wounds to Be Reported
    Every case of a bullet wound, gunshot wound, powder burn or any other injury arising from or caused by the discharge of a gun or...
  • New York Penal - § 265.26 - Burn Injury and Wounds to Be Reported
    Every case of a burn injury or wound, where the victim sustained second or third degree burns to five percent or more of the body...
  • New York Penal - § 265.30 - Certain Convictions to Be Reported
    Every conviction under this article or section 400.00, of a person who is not a citizen of the United States, shall be certified to the...
  • New York Penal - § 265.35 - Prohibited Use of Weapons
    1. Any person hunting with a dangerous weapon in any county wholly embraced within the territorial limits of a city is guilty of a class...
  • New York Penal - § 265.36 - Unlawful Possession of a Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device
    is a class A misdemeanor.
  • New York Penal - § 265.37 - Unlawful Possession of Certain Ammunition Feeding Devices
    It shall be unlawful for a person to knowingly possess an ammunition feeding device where such device contains more than seven rounds of ammunition. If...
  • New York Penal - § 265.40 - Purchase of Rifles And/or Shotguns in Contiguous States
    Definitions. As used in this act: 1. "Contiguous state" shall mean any state having any portion of its border in common with a portion of...
  • New York Penal - § 265.45 - Safe Storage of Rifles, Shotguns, and Firearms
    No person who owns or is custodian of a rifle, shotgun or firearm who resides with an individual who such person knows or has reason...