GUN SAFETY IN NEW YORK STATE
New York State’s gun laws are designed to prevent criminals and those who threaten to harm themselves or others from buying or possessing guns, cracks down on illegal guns, and bans only the most dangerous assault weapons.
The legislation includes provisions that protect and preserve law-abiding citizens’ right to bear arms and does not restrict New Yorkers’ ability to buy, sell, keep or use guns.
Below are frequently asked questions that have been answered by the New York State Police and Department of Criminal Justice Services:
FAQs Regarding Changes to Pistol/Revolver Recertification
FAQs Regarding Recent Changes to New York State Firearm Laws
Minimum Standards for Firearms Safety Training
There is additional information available HERE on the New York State website for Gun Safety in NYS.