assembly Bill A11011A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to allowing for the use of medical marihuana as an alternative to opioids for pain management and substance use disorder

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S8987 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 24, 2018 signed chap.273
Sep 20, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.201
substituted for a11011b
Jun 20, 2018 substituted by s8987a
Jun 18, 2018 amended on third reading (t) 11011b
Jun 13, 2018 ordered to third reading rules cal.201
rules report cal.201
reported
Jun 11, 2018 amend and recommit to rules 11011a
Jun 11, 2018 reported referred to rules
Jun 05, 2018 reported referred to codes
May 30, 2018 referred to health

Co-Sponsors

A11011 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3360, Pub Health L

A11011 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to allowing for the use of medical marihuana as an alternative to opioids for pain management and substance use disorder.

A11011 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  11011

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 30, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Gottfried)
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to allowing  for  the
  use of medical marihuana as an alternative to opioids for pain manage-
  ment

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision  7  of  section  3360  of  the
public  health  law,  as  amended by chapter 403 of the laws of 2017, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) "Serious condition" means:
  (i) having one of the following severe debilitating or  life-threaten-
ing conditions: cancer, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus
or  acquired  immune deficiency syndrome, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis,
Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, damage to the nervous tissue of
the spinal cord with objective neurological  indication  of  intractable
spasticity,   epilepsy,   inflammatory   bowel   disease,  neuropathies,
Huntington's disease, post-traumatic stress  disorder,  PAIN  WHERE  THE
PRACTITIONER  DETERMINES  (A)  THE  PAIN  DEGRADES HEALTH AND FUNCTIONAL
CAPABILITY AND (B) THE USE OF MEDICAL MARIHUANA  IS  AN  ALTERNATIVE  TO
OPIOID  USE OR THE PATIENT HAS CONTRAINDICATIONS, HAS EXPERIENCED INTOL-
ERABLE SIDE EFFECTS, OR HAS EXPERIENCED FAILURE OF ONE OR MORE PREVIOUS-
LY TRIED THERAPEUTIC OPTIONS, or as added by the commissioner; and
  (ii) any of the following conditions where it is clinically associated
with, or a complication of, a condition  under  this  paragraph  or  its
treatment:  cachexia or wasting syndrome; severe or chronic pain; severe
nausea; seizures; severe or persistent muscle spasms; or such conditions
as are added by the commissioner.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided,  however,  that
the amendments to section 3360 of the public health law, made by section
one  of  this act, shall not affect the repeal of such section and shall
be deemed repealed therewith.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15986-01-8

Co-Sponsors

A11011A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3360, Pub Health L

A11011A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to allowing for the use of medical marihuana as an alternative to opioids for pain management and substance use disorder.

A11011A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                11011--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 30, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Gottfried,
  Lupardo) -- read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on  Health  --
  reported  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Codes -- reported and
  referred to the Committee on Rules -- Rules Committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to the Committee
  on Rules

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to allowing  for  the
  use of medical marihuana as an alternative to opioids for pain manage-
  ment

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision  7  of  section  3360  of  the
public  health  law,  as  amended by chapter 403 of the laws of 2017, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) "Serious condition" means:
  (i) having one of the following severe debilitating or  life-threaten-
ing conditions: cancer, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus
or  acquired  immune deficiency syndrome, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis,
Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, damage to the nervous tissue of
the spinal cord with objective neurological  indication  of  intractable
spasticity,   epilepsy,   inflammatory   bowel   disease,  neuropathies,
Huntington's disease, post-traumatic stress disorder, PAIN THAT DEGRADES
HEALTH AND FUNCTIONAL CAPABILITY WHERE THE USE OF MEDICAL  MARIHUANA  IS
AN ALTERNATIVE TO OPIOID USE, or as added by the commissioner; and
  (ii) any of the following conditions where it is clinically associated
with,  or  a  complication  of,  a condition under this paragraph or its
treatment: cachexia or wasting syndrome; severe or chronic pain;  severe
nausea; seizures; severe or persistent muscle spasms; or such conditions
as are added by the commissioner.
  §  2.  This act shall take effect immediately; provided, however, that
the amendments to section 3360 of the public health law, made by section
one of this act, shall not affect the repeal of such section  and  shall
be deemed repealed therewith.

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

Co-Sponsors

A11011B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3360, Pub Health L

A11011B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to allowing for the use of medical marihuana as an alternative to opioids for pain management and substance use disorder.

A11011B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                11011--B
                                                           R. R. 201

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 30, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Gottfried,
  Lupardo, L. Rosenthal) -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on
  Health  -- reported and referred to the Committee on Codes -- reported
  and referred to the Committee on Rules -- Rules Committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as  amended and recommitted to the
  Committee on Rules -- again amended on special order of third reading,
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the special order  of  third
  reading

AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, in relation to allowing for the
  use of medical marihuana as an alternative to opioids for pain manage-
  ment and substance use disorder

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  7 of section 3360 of the
public health law, as amended by chapter 403 of the  laws  of  2017,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) "Serious condition" means:
  (i)  having one of the following severe debilitating or life-threaten-
ing conditions: cancer, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus
or acquired immune deficiency syndrome, amyotrophic  lateral  sclerosis,
Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, damage to the nervous tissue of
the  spinal  cord  with objective neurological indication of intractable
spasticity,  epilepsy,   inflammatory   bowel   disease,   neuropathies,
Huntington's disease, post-traumatic stress disorder, PAIN THAT DEGRADES
HEALTH  AND  FUNCTIONAL CAPABILITY WHERE THE USE OF MEDICAL MARIHUANA IS
AN ALTERNATIVE TO OPIOID USE, SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER, or as added by the
commissioner; and
  (ii) any of the following conditions where it is clinically associated
with, or a complication of, a condition  under  this  paragraph  or  its
treatment:  cachexia or wasting syndrome; severe or chronic pain; severe
nausea; seizures; severe or persistent muscle spasms; or such conditions
as are added by the commissioner.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided,  however,  that
the amendments to section 3360 of the public health law, made by section
one  of  this act, shall not affect the repeal of such section and shall

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