senate Bill S8072A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Amends the definitions of concentrated cannabis and marihuana

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Jun 07, 2018 amended on third reading 8072c
Jun 06, 2018 amended on third reading 8072b
May 22, 2018 amended on third reading (t) 8072a
May 07, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2018 1st report cal.901
Mar 26, 2018 referred to agriculture

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May 1, 2018 - Agriculture committee Vote

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S8072 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10826
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3302, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S938

S8072 - Summary

Amends the definitions of concentrated cannabis and marihuana.

S8072 - Sponsor Memo

S8072 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8072

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 26, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law and  the  public  health
  law,  in  relation to the definitions of industrial hemp, concentrated
  cannabis, and marihuana

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 505 of the agriculture and markets
law,  as added by chapter 524 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. "Industrial hemp" means the [plant] GENUS Cannabis [sativa L.]  and
[any  part] ALL PARTS AND VARIETIES of such [plant] GENUS, whether grow-
ing or not, with a delta-9  tetrahydrocannabinol  concentration  of  not
more  than  0.3  percent on a dry weight basis. INDUSTRIAL HEMP DOES NOT
INCLUDE PLANTS OF THE  GENUS  CANNABIS  THAT  MEET  THE  DEFINITIONS  OF
"CONCENTRATED  CANNABIS"  OR "MARIHUANA" AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISIONS FOUR
AND TWENTY-ONE OF SECTION THIRTY-THREE HUNDRED TWO OF THE PUBLIC  HEALTH
LAW RESPECTIVELY.
  §  2.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision 4 of section 3302 of the public
health law, as added by chapter 878 of the laws of 1972  and  as  renum-
bered by chapter 537 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
  (a)  the  separated  resin, whether crude or purified, obtained from a
plant of the genus Cannabis WITH A DELTA-9 TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL  CONCEN-
TRATION GREATER THAN 0.3 PERCENT ON A DRY WEIGHT BASIS; or
  § 3. Subdivision 21 of section 3302 of the public health law, as added
by  chapter  878 of the laws of 1972 and as renumbered by chapter 537 of
the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
  21. "Marihuana" means all parts of the plant of  the  genus  Cannabis,
whether  growing  or  not,  WITH  A DELTA-9 TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL CONCEN-
TRATION GREATER THAN 0.3 PERCENT ON A DRY WEIGHT BASIS; the seeds there-
of; the resin extracted from any part of the plant; and every  compound,
manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the plant, its
seeds or resin. It does not include: (A) the mature stalks of the plant,
fiber  produced  from the stalks, oil or cake made from the seeds of the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

S8072A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10826
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3302, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S938

S8072A - Summary

Amends the definitions of concentrated cannabis and marihuana.

S8072A - Sponsor Memo

S8072A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8072--A
    Cal. No. 901

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 26, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Agriculture  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report,
  ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered  reprinted,  retaining
  its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the definitions of
  concentrated cannabis and marihuana

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision  4  of  section  3302  of  the
public  health  law,  as added by chapter 878 of the laws of 1972 and as
renumbered by chapter 537 of the laws of 1998, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (a)  the  separated  resin, whether crude or purified, obtained from a
plant of the genus Cannabis WITH A DELTA-9 TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL  CONCEN-
TRATION GREATER THAN 0.3 PERCENT ON A DRY WEIGHT BASIS; or
  § 2. Subdivision 21 of section 3302 of the public health law, as added
by  chapter  878 of the laws of 1972 and as renumbered by chapter 537 of
the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
  21. "Marihuana" means all parts of the plant of  the  genus  Cannabis,
whether  growing  or  not,  WITH  A DELTA-9 TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL CONCEN-
TRATION GREATER THAN 0.3 PERCENT ON A DRY WEIGHT BASIS; the seeds there-
of; the resin extracted from any part of the plant; and every  compound,
manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the plant, its
seeds or resin. It does not include: (A) the mature stalks of the plant,
fiber  produced  from the stalks, oil or cake made from the seeds of the
plant, any other compound, manufacture, salt,  derivative,  mixture,  or
preparation of the mature stalks (except the resin extracted therefrom),
fiber,  oil, or cake, or the sterilized seed of the plant which is inca-
pable of germination; OR (B) INDUSTRIAL HEMP AS DEFINED IN SECTION  FIVE
HUNDRED FIVE OF THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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

S8072B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10826
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3302, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S938

S8072B - Summary

Amends the definitions of concentrated cannabis and marihuana.

S8072B - Sponsor Memo

S8072B - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8072--B
    Cal. No. 901

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 26, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Agriculture  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report,
  ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered  reprinted,  retaining
  its  place  in the order of third reading -- again amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the definitions of
  concentrated cannabis and marihuana

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  4 of section 3302 of the
public health law, as added by chapter 878 of the laws of  1972  and  as
renumbered  by  chapter  537  of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) the separated resin, whether crude or purified,  obtained  from  a
plant  of  the  genus Cannabis, EXCEPT WHEN DERIVED FROM INDUSTRIAL HEMP
PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWENTY-NINE OF THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW; or
  § 2. Subdivision 21 of section 3302 of the public health law, as added
by chapter 878 of the laws of 1972 and as renumbered by chapter  537  of
the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
  21.  "Marihuana"  means  all parts of the plant of the genus Cannabis,
whether growing or not,  WITH  A  DELTA-9  TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL  CONCEN-
TRATION GREATER THAN 0.3 PERCENT ON A DRY WEIGHT BASIS; the seeds there-
of;  the resin extracted from any part of the plant; and every compound,
manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the plant, its
seeds or resin. It does not include: (A) the mature stalks of the plant,
fiber produced from the stalks, oil or cake made from the seeds  of  the
plant,  any  other  compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or
preparation of the mature stalks (except the resin extracted therefrom),
fiber, oil, or cake, or the sterilized seed of the plant which is  inca-
pable  of  germination; OR (B) INDUSTRIAL HEMP PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWEN-
TY-NINE OF THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

S8072C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10826
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3302, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S938

S8072C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Amends the definitions of concentrated cannabis and marihuana.

S8072C (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8072C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8072--C
    Cal. No. 901

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 26, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Agriculture  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report,
  ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered  reprinted,  retaining
  its  place  in the order of third reading -- again amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading --  again
  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining its place in the order of
  third reading

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the definitions of
  concentrated cannabis and marihuana

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  4 of section 3302 of the
public health law, as added by chapter 878 of the laws of  1972  and  as
renumbered  by  chapter  537  of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) the separated resin, whether crude or purified,  obtained  from  a
plant  of  the  genus Cannabis, EXCEPT WHEN DERIVED FROM INDUSTRIAL HEMP
PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWENTY-NINE OF THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW; or
  § 2. Subdivision 21 of section 3302 of the public health law, as added
by chapter 878 of the laws of 1972 and as renumbered by chapter  537  of
the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
  21.  "Marihuana"  means  all parts of the plant of the genus Cannabis,
whether growing or not; the seeds thereof; the resin extracted from  any
part  of  the  plant; and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative,
mixture, or preparation of the plant, its seeds or resin.  It  does  not
include:  (A)  the  mature  stalks of the plant, fiber produced from the
stalks, oil or cake  made  from  the  seeds  of  the  plant,  any  other
compound,  manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the
mature stalks (except the resin extracted  therefrom),  fiber,  oil,  or
cake, or the sterilized seed of the plant which is incapable of germina-
tion;  OR  (B)  INDUSTRIAL  HEMP  PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWENTY-NINE OF THE
AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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