senate Bill S1641

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Prohibits the sale and distribution of powdered pure caffeine

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 24, 2016 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 02, 2016 advanced to third reading
Feb 01, 2016 2nd report cal.
Jan 26, 2016 1st report cal.77
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2015 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 27, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 19, 2015 1st report cal.819
Jan 13, 2015 referred to health

Votes

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Jan 26, 2016 - Health committee Vote

S1641
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 19, 2015 - Health committee Vote

S1641
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1641 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 33-B §§3398 - 3398-c, Pub Health L; add §390-d, Gen Bus L

S1641 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the sale and distribution of powdered pure caffeine.

S1641 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1641 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1641

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the general business  law,  in
  relation to prohibiting the sale of powdered pure caffeine

  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  article
33-B to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 33-B
                         POWDERED PURE CAFFEINE
SECTION 3398. DEFINITION.
        3398-A. SALE PROHIBITED.
        3398-B. EXEMPTION.
        3398-C. PENALTY.
  S  3398.  DEFINITION. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, "POWDERED PURE
CAFFEINE"  MEANS  ANY  CONCENTRATED  POWDERED  FORM  OF  THE   STIMULANT
CAFFEINE, OR ANY POWDER SUBSTANCE SOLD OR MARKETED AS PURE CAFFEINE.
  S  3398-A. SALE PROHIBITED. NO PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP,
ASSOCIATION, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR OTHER ENTITY SHALL SELL, OFFER
TO SELL OR  GIVE  AWAY  FOR  EITHER  RETAIL,  WHOLESALE  OR  PROMOTIONAL
PURPOSES, OR DISTRIBUTE POWDERED PURE CAFFEINE.
  S 3398-B. EXEMPTION. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE SHALL NOT APPLY TO
ANY PRODUCT WHICH IS MANUFACTURED TO CONTAIN CAFFEINE IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THE  RULES  AND  REGULATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINIS-
TRATION.
  S 3398-C. PENALTY. A VIOLATION OF THIS ARTICLE  SHALL  BE  AN  OFFENSE
PUNISHABLE BY A FINE OF NOT MORE THAN ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS.
  S 2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 390-d
to read as follows:
  S  390-D.  POWDERED PURE CAFFEINE; PROHIBITION. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF
THIS SECTION, "POWDERED PURE CAFFEINE" MEANS ANY  CONCENTRATED  POWDERED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07146-01-5

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