Irony. New York Democrats Will Decide Who is Mentally Fit to Own a Gun
By Dan Wos
Author – Good Gun Bad Guy
USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- A New York gun restriction bill sponsored by James Sanders Jr. (D) 10thSenate District, is in committee. It’s called Senate Bill S7065 and if passed, “would require a purchaser of any firearm, rifle or shotgun to submit to a mental health evaluation.”
This law would put an additional burden on citizens and firearms retailers by creating more hoops to jump through prior to exercising the 2ndAmendment. Governor Cuomo and state Democrats desperately hope to sign into law, S7065, putting doctors in the position of determining whether or not New York residents would be allowed to own guns.
The most dangerous portion of the Bill reads:
“Section 3 amends section 7.09 of the mental hygiene law by adding a new subdivision (1) to require the commissioner of mental health to establish within the office of mental health an administrative process for the mental health evaluation of any individual prior to such individual’s purchase of any firearm, rifle or shotgun. The commissioner shall promulgate regulations which shall include, but not be limited …Read the Rest