Sheldon Silver

Silver Says State Developing Electronic Handgun Permit Database
Silver Says State Developing Electronic Handgun Permit Database
New York will spend over $27 million to develop a statewide electronic handgun permit database as part of its new gun control law, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver said Tuesday. Silver said the measure in the tentative state budget will create a central database of handgun permit records now kept at the county level. The new database will allow faster statewide cross-checking with records of crimes