senate Bill S3607

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for the prohibition of sale of tobacco products at pharmacies

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
Feb 07, 2013 referred to health

S3607 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7418
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง1399-dd-1, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6506, A3329, A8839
2009-2010: S1234, A5890

S3607 - Summary

Provides for the prohibition of sale of tobacco products at pharmacies and pharmacy departments.

S3607 - Sponsor Memo

S3607 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3607

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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  sale  of  tobacco
  products in pharmacies

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

  Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding  a  new  section
1399-dd-1 to read as follows:
  S  1399-DD-1. SALE OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS IN PHARMACIES.  NO PERSON SHALL
SELL TOBACCO PRODUCTS IN A PHARMACY OR IN A RETAIL ESTABLISHMENT, IF:
  1. A PHARMACY AS A DEPARTMENT, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH  F
OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION SIXTY-EIGHT HUNDRED EIGHT OF THE EDUCATION
LAW, IS WHOLLY CONTAINED WITHIN SUCH ESTABLISHMENT; OR
  2.  CUSTOMERS  OF THE PHARMACY MUST PASS THROUGH A CORRIDOR OR AN AREA
OWNED, LEASED OR CONTROLLED BY THE RETAIL ESTABLISHMENT AND USED  EXCLU-
SIVELY TO ACCESS THE PHARMACY.
  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.
                                                           LBD05568-01-3

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