|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 21, 2012||committed to rules|
|Jun 11, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Jun 06, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Jun 05, 2012||1st report cal.1084|
|Apr 27, 2012||referred to health|
senate Bill S7102
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7102 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Public Health Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §3306, Pub Health L
S7102 - Summary
Includes within the schedules of controlled substances, any substances designated as controlled substances pursuant to the federal Analog Act.
S7102 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7102 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to including substances designated pursuant to the federal Analog Act within the definition of controlled substances PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill will give state drug and law enforcement agencies and individ- uals the another tool to combat the quickly moving world of designer drugs. The Federal Analog Act (21 use § 813) allows scheduling and enforcement against drugs which are substantially structurally similar to those in schedule I or II. This bill will incorporate substances scheduled under this act into New York State Public Health Law. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Public Health Law Section 3306 to incorporate the Federal Analog Act into New York State's Drug Scheduling provisions. JUSTIFICATION: Currently under New York State Law, only a narrow selection of scheduled substances have analog protection. That is, manufacturers often only need to chemically "tweak" a drug to avoid scheduling. This creates a game of cat and mouse, with legislation and enforcement far slower to act than the manufacturers of designer drugs.
S7102 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7102 I N S E N A T E April 27, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KLEIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to including substances designated pursuant to the federal Analog Act within the definition of controlled substances THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of section 3306 of the public health law, as added by chapter 664 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read as follows: There are hereby established five schedules of controlled substances, to be known as schedules I, II, III, IV and V respectively. Such sched- ules shall consist of the following substances by whatever name or chem- ical designation known, AND SHALL INCLUDE ANY SUCH SUBSTANCES AS SHALL BE DESIGNATED PURSUANT TO THE FEDERAL ANALOG ACT (21 U.S.C. S 813): S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15521-01-2
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