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OM 7.15.0 Firearms on Campus

About This Policy

Effective Date: April 1969
Last Updated: April 1969
Responsible University Office: President's Office
Responsible University Administrator: President

Policy Contact:

Office of the President


 Subdivision 10 of Section 265.01 of the penal law of New York State has the following provision:

Persons who knowingly have in their possession a rifle, shotgun or firearm in or upon a building or the grounds used for educational purposes of any school, college, or University without the written authorization of such educational institution, are guilty of a class A misdemeanor, and are guilty of a class D felony if they have previously been convicted of a crime.

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April 1969