senate Bill S880

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the possession and sale of substances containing heroin

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 30, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.860
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 13, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 05, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1381
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 05, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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Apr 30, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S880
20
5
committee
20
Aye
5
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 5, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S880
19
4
committee
19
Aye
4
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S880 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9654
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§220.16, 220.18, 220.21, 220.41 & 220.43, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7012
2019-2020: S316

S880 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the possession and sale of substances containing heroin in certain weights and packaging.

S880 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S880 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   880

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  ORTT,  AKSHAR,  AMEDORE, MURPHY -- 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 criminal sale and
  possession of substances containing heroin

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

  Section  1.    Subdivision  13  of section 220.16 of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 75 of the laws of 1995, is amended and a new subdivi-
sion 14 is added to read as follows:
  13. phencyclidine and  said  phencyclidine  weighs  one  thousand  two
hundred fifty milligrams or more[.]; OR
  14.  ONE  OR  MORE  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,  MIXTURES  OR SUBSTANCES
CONTAINING  HEROIN  AND  SAID  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,   MIXTURES   OR
SUBSTANCES  ARE  OF  AN  AGGREGATE  WEIGHT OF 1.5 GRAMS OR MORE, OR SUCH
PREPARATIONS, COMPOUNDS, MIXTURES OR SUBSTANCES ARE PACKAGED IN FIFTY OR
MORE CONTAINERS, PACKETS OR "DECKS".
  § 2. Subdivision 7 of section 220.18 of the penal law, as  amended  by
chapter  75  of  the laws of 1995, is amended and a new subdivision 8 is
added to read as follows:
  7. methadone and said methadone  weighs  two  thousand  eight  hundred
eighty milligrams or more[.]; OR
  8.  ONE  OR  MORE  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,  MIXTURES  OR  SUBSTANCES
CONTAINING  HEROIN  AND  SAID  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,   MIXTURES   OR
SUBSTANCES  ARE  OF AN AGGREGATE WEIGHT OF TWELVE GRAMS OR MORE, OR SUCH
PREPARATIONS, COMPOUNDS, MIXTURES OR SUBSTANCES  ARE  PACKAGED  IN  FOUR
HUNDRED OR MORE CONTAINERS, PACKETS OR "DECKS".
  §  3.  Subdivision 2 of section 220.21 of the penal law, as amended by
chapter 75 of the laws of 1995, is amended and a new  subdivision  3  is
added to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04621-01-7

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