senate Bill S7659

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the transport of an opiate controlled substance

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2014 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.1148
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 23, 2014 referred to codes

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S7659 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §220.00, add §§220.80 & 220.85, Pen L

S7659 - Summary

Relates to the transport of an opiate controlled substance.

S7659 - Sponsor Memo

S7659 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7659

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 23, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BOYLE,  BALL,  BONACIC, FELDER, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN,
  GRIFFO, HANNON, LANZA, LARKIN, LITTLE, MARCELLINO, MARCHIONE, MARTINS,
  MAZIARZ,  NOZZOLIO,  O'MARA,  RANZENHOFER,  RITCHIE,  ROBACH,  SAVINO,
  SEWARD,  VALESKY,  YOUNG  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the transport of an opiate
  controlled substance

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

  Section  1. Section 220.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 21 to read as follows:
  21. "OPIATE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE" MEANS ANY SUBSTANCE LISTED IN SCHED-
ULE I, II, III, IV OR V OF  SECTION  THIRTY-THREE  HUNDRED  SIX  OF  THE
PUBLIC HEALTH LAW THAT IS CLASSIFIED AS EITHER AN OPIATE OR OPIUM DERIV-
ATIVE UNDER SUCH LAW.
  S  2.  The  penal law is amended by adding two new sections 220.80 and
220.85 to read as follows:
S 220.80 TRANSPORT OF AN  OPIATE  CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCE  IN  THE  SECOND
           DEGREE.
  A  PERSON  IS GUILTY OF TRANSPORT OF AN OPIATE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE IN
THE SECOND DEGREE  WHEN  HE  OR  SHE  UNLAWFULLY  TRANSPORTS  AN  OPIATE
CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCE  ANY  DISTANCE  GREATER THAN FIVE MILES WITHIN THE
STATE OR FROM ONE COUNTY WITHIN THE STATE TO ANOTHER COUNTY  WITHIN  THE
STATE, FOR HIS OR HER OWN PERSONAL USE.
  TRANSPORT  OF AN OPIATE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE IN THE SECOND DEGREE IS A
CLASS E FELONY.
S 220.85 TRANSPORT OF  AN  OPIATE  CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCE  IN  THE  FIRST
           DEGREE.
  A  PERSON  IS GUILTY OF TRANSPORT OF AN OPIATE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE IN
THE FIRST  DEGREE  WHEN  HE  OR  SHE  UNLAWFULLY  TRANSPORTS  AN  OPIATE
CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCE  ANY  DISTANCE  GREATER THAN FIVE MILES WITHIN THE
STATE OR FROM ONE COUNTY WITHIN THE STATE TO ANOTHER COUNTY  WITHIN  THE
STATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
S                                                          LBD15346-01-4

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