Rule 17: Minimum Standards for Gun Locking Devices

17.1     Definitions (9 NYCRR Section 492.1)

As used in the Rule, the following terms shall mean and include:

17.2     Standards Pertaining to the Characteristics, Design, Operation and Construction of Gun Locking Devices (9 NYCRR Section 492.2)

17.3     Standards Pertaining to the Performance of Gun Locking Devices (9 NYCRR Section 492.3)

When properly applied, a gun locking device must be effective in preventing the discharge of a rifle, shotgun or firearm by a person who does not have access to the key, combination or other mechanism used to disengage the device.

17.4     Standards Pertaining to the Instructions for Use of Gun Locking Devices (9 NYCRR Section 492.4)

A gun locking device must be accompanied by written instructions on its proper installation and removal.

Authority: General Business Law § 396-ee.