senate Bill S608

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the transport of an opiate controlled substance

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 17, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 16, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 15, 2016 1st report cal.379
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 09, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 28, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 27, 2015 1st report cal.942
Jan 07, 2015 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 15, 2016 - Codes committee Vote

S608
10
4
committee
10
Aye
4
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Mar 15, 2016

aye wr (2)

May 27, 2015 - Codes committee Vote

S608
9
3
committee
9
Aye
3
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: May 27, 2015

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S608 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8286
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §220.00, add §§220.80 & 220.85, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7659
2017-2018: S607, A3295

S608 - Summary

Relates to the transport of an opiate controlled substance.

S608 - Sponsor Memo

S608 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   608

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- 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.

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