HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » NY Senate Passes 'Landmar...
Introducing Discussionist: A new forum by the creators of DU

Mon Jan 14, 2013, 11:46 PM

NY Senate Passes 'Landmark' Gun Control Laws [View all]

Source: Wall Street Journal

January 14, 2013, 11:27 p.m. ET

NY Senate passes 'landmark' gun control laws

Associated Press

ALBANY, N.Y. New York's Senate where Republicans hold strong sway has approved what supporters say will be the toughest gun laws in the nation.

Sen. Jeffrey Klein (KLINE), who sponsored the law with bipartisan support, praised his co-leader, Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos and the Democratic conference.

- snip -

The bill targets assault rifles, high-capacity clips of ammunition and requires reports of the mentally ill who pose a threat to others with illegal guns.

The vote passed 43-18 in the Senate thanks to a strong Democratic vote.

Read more: http://www.wsj.com/article/APac54f3a0b0244dc4b9de764b46ae5f73.html

70 replies, 8602 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 70 replies Author Time Post
Reply NY Senate Passes 'Landmark' Gun Control Laws [View all]
Hissyspit Jan 2013 OP
JaneyVee Jan 2013 #1
samsingh Jan 2013 #2
Tx4obama Jan 2013 #3
nick of time Jan 2013 #5
Tx4obama Jan 2013 #7
nick of time Jan 2013 #9
UnrepentantLiberal Jan 2013 #18
iandhr Jan 2013 #13
BDavinciNY Jan 2013 #56
nick of time Jan 2013 #58
tavernier Jan 2013 #4
Deep13 Jan 2013 #10
Hoyt Jan 2013 #12
Deep13 Jan 2013 #6
onehandle Jan 2013 #8
In_The_Wind Jan 2013 #11
Historic NY Jan 2013 #14
ReRe Jan 2013 #15
cantbeserious Jan 2013 #16
quadrature Jan 2013 #17
billh58 Jan 2013 #26
union_maid Jan 2013 #27
jpak Jan 2013 #30
sir pball Jan 2013 #33
jpak Jan 2013 #36
sir pball Jan 2013 #41
jpak Jan 2013 #42
NickB79 Jan 2013 #47
sir pball Jan 2013 #62
quadrature Jan 2013 #68
NickB79 Jan 2013 #46
jpak Jan 2013 #48
NickB79 Jan 2013 #52
pasto76 Jan 2013 #63
sir pball Jan 2013 #69
TupperHappy Jan 2013 #67
sir pball Jan 2013 #70
NickB79 Jan 2013 #19
xoom Jan 2013 #23
jpak Jan 2013 #31
sir pball Jan 2013 #34
jpak Jan 2013 #35
sir pball Jan 2013 #40
jpak Jan 2013 #43
sir pball Jan 2013 #44
jpak Jan 2013 #45
NickB79 Jan 2013 #51
sir pball Jan 2013 #60
NickB79 Jan 2013 #49
pasto76 Jan 2013 #65
hack89 Jan 2013 #20
NickB79 Jan 2013 #22
bongbong Jan 2013 #57
hack89 Jan 2013 #59
bongbong Jan 2013 #61
WhoWoodaKnew Jan 2013 #21
bobclark86 Jan 2013 #24
bobclark86 Jan 2013 #25
plethoro Jan 2013 #28
jpak Jan 2013 #29
Chorophyll Jan 2013 #32
nick of time Jan 2013 #38
Grins Jan 2013 #37
nick of time Jan 2013 #39
BlancheSplanchnik Jan 2013 #50
nick of time Jan 2013 #53
BlancheSplanchnik Jan 2013 #54
nick of time Jan 2013 #55
naaman fletcher Jan 2013 #64
nick of time Jan 2013 #66