NY Penal Law 265.16 – Criminal sale of a firearm to a minor

ARTICLE 265: FIREARMS AND OTHER DANGEROUS WEAPONS

Criminal sale of a firearm to a minor.

A person is guilty of criminal sale of a firearm to a minor when he is not authorized pursuant to law to possess a firearm and he unlawfully sells, exchanges, gives or disposes of a firearm to another person who is or reasonably appears to be less than nineteen years of age who is not licensed pursuant to law to possess a firearm.

Criminal sale of a firearm to a minor is a class C felony.

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