|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 11, 2016||referred to health|
senate Bill S7250
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
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S7250 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7250 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7250 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the public health law, in relation to organizations registered to sell, deliver, distribute or dispense medical marihuana PURPOSE : To allow registered organizations to contract for facilities, equipment, or services; and repeal the requirement that registered organizations be vertically integrated. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1: Amends subdivisions 4, 6, and 13 and adds new subdivisions 14 and 15 to section 3364 of Public Health Law. Allows a registered organization to contract with persons or entities.to provide facilities, equipment, or services related to the registered organization's functions or activities. All laws applicable to the registered organization shall apply to the contractor. Allows a registered organization to sell, deliver, distribute, or receive medical marihuana to or from another registered organization. Section 2: Amends Subdivisions 1, 3, 8 and 9 of section 3365 of Public Health Law to remove references capping the number of registered organizations at five and dispensaries per organization at four.
S7250 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7250 I N S E N A T E April 11, 2016 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RIVERA -- 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 organizations registered to sell, deliver, distribute or dispense medical marihuana THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivisions 4, 6 and 13 of section 3364 of the public health law, as added by chapter 90 of the laws of 2014, are amended and two new subdivisions 14 and 15 are added to read as follows: 4. (a) A registered organization may lawfully, in good faith, sell, deliver, distribute or dispense medical marihuana to a certified patient or designated caregiver upon presentation to the registered organization of a valid registry identification card for that certified patient or designated caregiver. When presented with the registry identification card, the registered organization shall provide to the certified patient or designated caregiver a receipt, which shall state: the name, address, and registry identification number of the registered organization; the name and registry identification number of the certified patient and the designated caregiver (if any); the date the marihuana was sold; any recommendation or limitation by the practitioner as to the form or forms of medical marihuana or dosage for the certified patient; and the form and the quantity of medical marihuana sold. The registered organization shall retain a copy of the registry identification card and the receipt for six years. (b) The [proprietor of a] registered organization shall file or cause to be filed any receipt and certification information with the depart- ment by electronic means on a real time basis as the commissioner shall require by regulation. When filing receipt and certification information electronically pursuant to this paragraph, the proprietor of the regis- tered organization shall dispose of any electronically recorded prescription information in such manner as the commissioner shall by regulation require. 6. When a registered organization sells, delivers, distributes or dispenses medical marihuana to a certified patient or designated care- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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