Town of Cambria resolution opposing the SAFE Act passed unanimously.
RESOLUTION CALLING FOR REPEAL OF NYS SAFE ACT
WHEREAS, the New York State Legislature recently enacted and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed into law The New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act of 2013 (NY SAFE ACT), and;
WHEREAS, the NYS SAFE Act was adopted after minimal public discussion and was available for review by the members of the New York State Legislature for only a few hours prior to its enactment; and
WHEREAS, said legislation infringes upon the constitutional rights of the citizens of the State of New York; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT
RESOLVED, that the Town Board of the Town of Cambria does hereby support the Resolution adopted by the Niagara County Legislature calling upon Governor Cuomo, the New York State Assembly and the New York State Senate to immediately repeal the NY SAFE Act and to re-establish open dialogue with the public, inclusive of the representatives of the various groups cited in their resolution.
Upon a motion duly made by Councilman Foe and seconded by Councilman Roberts, it was resolved to approve the Resolution Calling for Repeal of NYS SAFE Act.
Ayes: Blackman, Ellis, Foe, Ohol, Roberts