senate Bill S6673

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Directs the departments of health and environmental conservation to establish a statewide web listing of drug disposal sites, events and other disposal options in the state

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 25, 2018 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 22, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 17, 2018 1st report cal.200
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2017 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2084
Jun 12, 2017 referred to rules

Votes

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Jan 17, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S6673
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 20, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S6673
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6673 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8436
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3343-c, Pub Health L

S6673 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the departments of health and environmental conservation to establish a statewide web listing of drug disposal sites, events and other disposal options in the state, which shall be searchable by zip code; such web listing shall allow the entry of such information by sponsors thereof.

S6673 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6673 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6673

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 12, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to a statewide  list-
  ing of drug disposal sites and events

  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  added  a  new  section
3343-c to read as follows:
  §  3343-C.  DRUG  DISPOSAL  SITES AND EVENTS; STATEWIDE LISTINGS.  THE
DEPARTMENT, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSER-
VATION SHALL CREATE, MAINTAIN AND UPDATE  REGULARLY,  A  STATEWIDE  WEB-
BASED  LISTING  OF  ALL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND OTHER PRESCRIPTION DRUG
DISPOSAL SITES,  EVENTS,  AND  OTHER  DISPOSAL  OPTIONS,  AVAILABLE  FOR
CONSUMERS, INCLUDING THOSE PROVIDED BY PHARMACIES, MANUFACTURERS, WHOLE-
SALERS,  LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES, LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND OTHER ENTITIES.
SUCH WEB-BASED LISTING SHALL AT A  MINIMUM  BE  AVAILABLE  ON  BOTH  THE
DEPARTMENT'S   AND   THE   DEPARTMENT  OF  ENVIRONMENTAL  CONVERSATION'S
WEBSITES, AND SHALL ENABLE CONSUMERS TO SEARCH FOR DRUG DISPOSAL OPTIONS
BY ZIP CODE. IT SHALL  ALSO  ENABLE  PHARMACIES,  MANUFACTURERS,  WHOLE-
SALERS,  LAW  ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES, LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND OTHER ENTITIES
TO SUBMIT INFORMATION ON DISPOSAL SITES, EVENTS, AND OTHER OPTIONS TO BE
INCLUDED ON THE WEBSITE LISTING. THE DEPARTMENT AND  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF
ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION SHALL ALSO DEVELOP AND PUBLISH INFORMATIONAL
MATERIALS PROMOTING THE WEB-BASED LISTING. THE WEB-BASED  LISTING  SHALL
BE  MADE  AVAILABLE WITHIN ONE HUNDRED TWENTY DAYS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE
OF THIS SECTION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13101-01-7

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