senate Bill S1834A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits sale or distribution of any product containing a synthetic cannabinoid; establishes a defense of lack of knowledge of the content of such product

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Mar 14, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 13, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 12, 2012 1st report cal.326
Mar 07, 2012 print number 1834a
amend and recommit to alcoholism and drug abuse
Jan 04, 2012 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 09, 2011 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 30, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 29, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 28, 2011 1st report cal.263
Feb 23, 2011 committee discharged and committed to alcoholism and drug abuse
Jan 13, 2011 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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Mar 12, 2012 - Alcoholism and Drug Abuse committee Vote

S1834A
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committee
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Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee Vote: Mar 12, 2012

Mar 28, 2011 - Alcoholism and Drug Abuse committee Vote

S1834
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committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 28, 2011

Bill Amendments

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S1834 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-s, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7081A

S1834 - Summary

Prohibits sale or distribution of any product containing a synthetic cannabinoid; defines the chemical compounds which constitute a synthetic cannabinoid; imposes a civil penalty of not more than $500 for a violation thereof; creates defenses based on over the counter drugs approved by the federal food and drug administration or lack of knowledge that the product contained a synthetic cannabinoid.

S1834 - Sponsor Memo

S1834 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1834

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. FLANAGAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting the
  sale or distribution of products containing a synthetic cannabinoid

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
391-r to read as follows:
  S  391-R.  SALE  OR  DISTRIBUTION  OF  PRODUCTS CONTAINING A SYNTHETIC
CANNABINOID. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,  "SYNTHETIC  CANNABI-
NOID" SHALL MEAN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS:
  (A)   CP   47.497   AND   HOMOLOGUES:  2-[(1R,3S)-3-HYDROXYCYCLOHEXYL]
-5-(2-METHYLOCTAN-2-YL)PHENOL);
  (B) HU-210: [(6AR,  10AR)-9-(HYDROXYMETHYL)-6,6-DIMETHYL-3-  (2-METHY-
LOCTAN-2-YL)-6A,7,10, 10A-TETRAHYDROBENZO[C] CHROMEN-1-OL)];
  (C)     HU-211:     (DEXANABINOL,     (6AS,    10AS)-9-(HYDROXYMETHYL)
-6,6-DIMETHYL-3-(2-METHYLOCTAN-2-YL)-6A,7,10,     10A-TETRAHYDROBENZO[C]
CHROMEN-1-OL);
  (D) JWH-O18: 1-PENTYL-3-(1-NAPHTHOYL)INDOLE; OR
  (E) JWH-O73: 1-BUTYL-3-(1-NAPHTHOYL)INDOLE.
  2.    NO  PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY OR OTHER ENTITY SHALL SELL,  OFFER  TO  SELL  OR  GIVE
AWAY,  AS  EITHER  A  RETAIL  OR WHOLESALE PROMOTION, ANY PRODUCT, WHICH
CONTAINS A SYNTHETIC CANNABINOID, WHICH MAY ALSO BE REFERRED TO  AS  K2,
SPIKE  99,  YUCATAN FIRE, SPICE, GENIE OR ZOHAI, EXCEPT AS AUTHORIZED BY
SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION.
  3.  NOTHING  IN  THIS   SECTION   SHALL   APPLY   TO   NONPRESCRIPTION
OVER-THE-COUNTER  DRUGS  APPROVED  OR  REGULATED BY THE FEDERAL FOOD AND
DRUG ADMINISTRATION.
  4. ANY PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION,  PARTNERSHIP,  ASSOCIATION,  LIMITED
LIABILITY  COMPANY  OR OTHER ENTITY THAT VIOLATES THE PROVISIONS OF THIS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06205-01-1

Co-Sponsors

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S1834A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-s, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7081A

S1834A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits sale or distribution of any product containing a synthetic cannabinoid; defines the chemical compounds which constitute a synthetic cannabinoid; imposes a civil penalty of not more than $500 for a violation thereof; creates defenses based on over the counter drugs approved by the federal food and drug administration or lack of knowledge that the product contained a synthetic cannabinoid.

S1834A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1834A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 1834--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  FLANAGAN,  AVELLA,  DeFRANCISCO, GOLDEN, KENNEDY,
  LARKIN -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed  to  the  Committee on Consumer Protection -- recommitted to
  the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse in accordance  with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting the
  sale or distribution of products containing a synthetic cannabinoid

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
391-s to read as follows:
  S  391-S.  SALE  OR  DISTRIBUTION  OF  PRODUCTS CONTAINING A SYNTHETIC
CANNABINOID. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,  "SYNTHETIC  CANNABI-
NOID" SHALL MEAN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS:
  (A)   CP   47.497   AND   HOMOLOGUES:  2-[(1R,3S)-3-HYDROXYCYCLOHEXYL]
-5-(2-METHYLOCTAN-2-YL)PHENOL);
  (B) HU-210: [(6AR,  10AR)-9-(HYDROXYMETHYL)-6,6-DIMETHYL-3-  (2-METHY-
LOCTAN-2-YL)-6A,7,10, 10A-TETRAHYDROBENZO[C] CHROMEN-1-OL)];
  (C)     HU-211:     (DEXANABINOL,     (6AS,    10AS)-9-(HYDROXYMETHYL)
-6,6-DIMETHYL-3-(2-METHYLOCTAN-2-YL)-6A,7,10,     10A-TETRAHYDROBENZO[C]
CHROMEN-1-OL);
  (D) JWH-O18: 1-PENTYL-3-(1-NAPHTHOYL)INDOLE; OR
  (E) JWH-O73: 1-BUTYL-3-(1-NAPHTHOYL)INDOLE.
  2.    NO  PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY OR OTHER ENTITY SHALL SELL,  OFFER  TO  SELL  OR  GIVE
AWAY,  AS  EITHER  A  RETAIL  OR WHOLESALE PROMOTION, ANY PRODUCT, WHICH
CONTAINS A SYNTHETIC CANNABINOID, WHICH MAY ALSO BE REFERRED TO  AS  K2,
SPIKE  99,  YUCATAN FIRE, SPICE, GENIE OR ZOHAI, EXCEPT AS AUTHORIZED BY
SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06205-02-2

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