senate Bill S6866A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of over-the-counter methamphetamine precursor drugs

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2012 amended on third reading 6866b
May 23, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2012 1st report cal.848
Apr 23, 2012 print number 6866a
amend and recommit to consumer protection
Mar 30, 2012 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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May 21, 2012 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

S6866A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Consumer Protection Committee Vote: May 21, 2012

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Bill Amendments

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B (Active)
Original
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B (Active)

Co-Sponsors

S6866 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-oo, Gen Bus L

S6866 - Summary

Relates to the sale of over-the-counter methamphetamine precursor drugs.

S6866 - Sponsor Memo

S6866 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6866

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  VALESKY,  LIBOUS, O'MARA, YOUNG -- 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 the sale of
  over-the-counter methamphetamine precursor drugs

  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-oo to read as follows:
  S 391-OO. SALE OF METHAMPHETAMINE PRECURSOR DRUGS. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES
OF  THIS  SECTION  "METHAMPHETAMINE  PRECURSOR  DRUG"  SHALL  MEAN   ANY
COMPOUND,  MIXTURE,  OR PREPARATION CONTAINING EPHEDRINE OR PSEUDOEPHED-
RINE AS ITS SOLE ACTIVE INGREDIENT OR AS ONE OF ITS ACTIVE INGREDIENTS.
  2. NO PERSON, FIRM,  CORPORATION,  PARTNERSHIP,  ASSOCIATION,  LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY SHALL SELL IN A SINGLE OVER-THE-COUN-
TER  SALE MORE THAN 3.6 GRAMS PER DAY OR MORE THAN NINE GRAMS PER THIRTY
DAY PERIOD OF EPHEDRINE OR PSEUDOEPHEDRINE BASE, OR THEIR  SALTS,  ISOM-
ERS,  OR SALTS OF ISOMERS. THE LIMITS SHALL APPLY TO THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF
BASE EPHEDRINE AND PSEUDOEPHEDRINE CONTAINED IN THE  PRODUCTS,  AND  NOT
THE OVERALL WEIGHT OF THE PRODUCTS.
  3.  ANY  PERSON,  FIRM, CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY THAT OFFERS FOR SALE  METHAMPHETAMINE
PRECURSOR  DRUGS IN AN OVER-THE-COUNTER SALE SHALL ENSURE THAT ALL PACK-
AGES OF THE DRUGS ARE DISPLAYED BEHIND A CHECKOUT COUNTER OR IN A LOCKED
CASE WHERE THE PUBLIC IS NOT PERMITTED. SUCH PERSON, FIRM,  CORPORATION,
PARTNERSHIP,  ASSOCIATION,  LIMITED  LIABILITY  COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY
SHALL:
  (A) ENSURE THAT THE PERSON MAKING  THE  SALE  REQUIRES  THE  BUYER  TO
PROVIDE  VALID GOVERNMENT ISSUED PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION SHOWING THE
BUYER'S DATE OF BIRTH; AND
  (B) RECORD THE NAME AND ADDRESS OF THE PURCHASER; NAME AND QUANTITY OF
PRODUCT PURCHASED; DATE AND TIME PURCHASED; AND PURCHASER IDENTIFICATION
TYPE AND NUMBER, SUCH AS DRIVER LICENSE STATE AND  NUMBER,  AND  REQUIRE
THE BUYER'S SIGNATURE IN A PAPER OR ELECTRONIC LOGBOOK.

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

Co-Sponsors

S6866A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-oo, Gen Bus L

S6866A - Summary

Relates to the sale of over-the-counter methamphetamine precursor drugs.

S6866A - Sponsor Memo

S6866A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6866--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  VALESKY,  LIBOUS, O'MARA, YOUNG -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Consumer  Protection  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation  to  the  sale  of
  over-the-counter methamphetamine precursor drugs

  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-oo to read as follows:
  S 391-OO. SALE OF METHAMPHETAMINE PRECURSOR DRUGS. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES
OF   THIS  SECTION  "METHAMPHETAMINE  PRECURSOR  DRUG"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY
COMPOUND, MIXTURE, OR PREPARATION CONTAINING EPHEDRINE  OR  PSEUDOEPHED-
RINE AS ITS SOLE ACTIVE INGREDIENT OR AS ONE OF ITS ACTIVE INGREDIENTS.
  2.  NO  PERSON,  FIRM,  CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY SHALL SELL IN A SINGLE OVER-THE-COUN-
TER SALE MORE THAN 3.6 GRAMS PER DAY OR MORE THAN NINE GRAMS PER  THIRTY
DAY  PERIOD  OF EPHEDRINE OR PSEUDOEPHEDRINE BASE, OR THEIR SALTS, ISOM-
ERS, OR SALTS OF ISOMERS. THE LIMITS SHALL APPLY TO THE TOTAL AMOUNT  OF
BASE  EPHEDRINE  AND  PSEUDOEPHEDRINE CONTAINED IN THE PRODUCTS, AND NOT
THE OVERALL WEIGHT OF THE PRODUCTS.
  3. ANY PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION,  PARTNERSHIP,  ASSOCIATION,  LIMITED
LIABILITY  COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY THAT OFFERS FOR SALE METHAMPHETAMINE
PRECURSOR DRUGS IN AN OVER-THE-COUNTER SALE SHALL ENSURE THAT ALL  PACK-
AGES OF THE DRUGS ARE DISPLAYED BEHIND A CHECKOUT COUNTER OR IN A LOCKED
CASE  WHERE THE PUBLIC IS NOT PERMITTED. SUCH PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION,
PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED LIABILITY  COMPANY,  OR  OTHER  ENTITY
SHALL:
  (A)  ENSURE  THAT  THE  PERSON  MAKING  THE SALE REQUIRES THE BUYER TO
PROVIDE VALID GOVERNMENT ISSUED PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION SHOWING  THE
BUYER'S DATE OF BIRTH; AND
  (B) RECORD THE NAME AND ADDRESS OF THE PURCHASER; NAME AND QUANTITY OF
PRODUCT PURCHASED; DATE AND TIME PURCHASED; AND PURCHASER IDENTIFICATION

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11064-19-2

Co-Sponsors

S6866B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-oo, Gen Bus L

S6866B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the sale of over-the-counter methamphetamine precursor drugs.

S6866B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6866B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6866--B
    Cal. No. 848

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  VALESKY,  LIBOUS, O'MARA, YOUNG -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Consumer  Protection  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said  committee  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report,
  ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered  reprinted,  retaining
  its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the general business law, in relation to the sale of
  over-the-counter methamphetamine precursor drugs

  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-oo to read as follows:
  S 391-OO. SALE OF METHAMPHETAMINE PRECURSOR DRUGS. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES
OF  THIS  SECTION  "METHAMPHETAMINE  PRECURSOR  DRUG"  SHALL  MEAN   ANY
COMPOUND,  MIXTURE,  OR PREPARATION CONTAINING EPHEDRINE OR PSEUDOEPHED-
RINE AS ITS SOLE ACTIVE INGREDIENT OR AS ONE OF ITS ACTIVE INGREDIENTS.
  2. NO PERSON, FIRM,  CORPORATION,  PARTNERSHIP,  ASSOCIATION,  LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY SHALL SELL IN A SINGLE OVER-THE-COUN-
TER  SALE MORE THAN 3.6 GRAMS PER DAY OR MORE THAN NINE GRAMS PER THIRTY
DAY PERIOD OF EPHEDRINE OR PSEUDOEPHEDRINE BASE, OR THEIR  SALTS,  ISOM-
ERS,  OR SALTS OF ISOMERS. THE LIMITS SHALL APPLY TO THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF
BASE EPHEDRINE AND PSEUDOEPHEDRINE CONTAINED IN THE  PRODUCTS,  AND  NOT
THE OVERALL WEIGHT OF THE PRODUCTS.
  3.  ANY  PERSON,  FIRM, CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY THAT OFFERS FOR SALE  METHAMPHETAMINE
PRECURSOR  DRUGS IN AN OVER-THE-COUNTER SALE SHALL ENSURE THAT ALL PACK-
AGES OF THE DRUGS ARE DISPLAYED BEHIND A CHECKOUT COUNTER OR IN A LOCKED
CASE WHERE THE PUBLIC IS NOT PERMITTED. SUCH PERSON, FIRM,  CORPORATION,
PARTNERSHIP,  ASSOCIATION,  LIMITED  LIABILITY  COMPANY, OR OTHER ENTITY
SHALL:
  (A) ENSURE THAT THE PERSON MAKING  THE  SALE  REQUIRES  THE  BUYER  TO
PROVIDE  VALID GOVERNMENT ISSUED PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION SHOWING THE
BUYER'S DATE OF BIRTH; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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