Ny can set up their own system and just like NJ charge a fee per check. For the NJ NICS system, it is 16.50 per check. Imagine having a 10$ check every time you buy ammo. Which is what I think they intend. Make firearms ownership cost prohibitive so that only the wealthy can afford it.
Marine, Retired LEO, Firearms Instructor, Life Member NRA Tea Party Member, and general all around trouble maker.