assembly Bill A10299

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to decriminalizing psilocybin

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Apr 15, 2020 referred to health

A10299 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3306, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2021-2022: A6065
2023-2024: A114

A10299 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Decriminalizes psilocybin.

A10299 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 15, 2020

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in  relation  to  decriminalizing


  Section 1. Paragraphs 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29,  30,
31,  32,  33,  34, 35, 36, 37 and 38 of subdivision (d) of schedule I of
section 3306 of the public health law, paragraphs 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 and
24 as added by chapter 664 of the laws of 1985, paragraphs 25,  26,  27,
28, 29 and 30 as added by chapter 589 of the laws of 1996, paragraphs 31
and  32  as  added by chapter 457 of the laws of 2006, paragraphs 33, 34
and 35 as added by chapter 370 of the laws of 2015 and paragraphs 36, 37
and 38 as added by section 5 of part BB of chapter 57  of  the  laws  of
2018, are amended to read as follows:
  (19) [Psilocybin.
  (20)] Psilocyn.
  [(21)] (20) Tetrahydrocannabinols.   Synthetic   equivalents   of  the
substances contained in the plant, or in  the  resinous  extractives  of
cannabis,  sp. and/or synthetic substances, derivatives, and their isom-
ers with similar chemical structure and pharmacological activity such as
the following:
  [/\] DELTA 1 cis or  trans  tetrahydrocannabinol,  and  their  optical
  [/\]  DELTA  6  cis  or  trans tetrahydrocannabinol, and their optical
  [/\] DELTA 3, 4 cis or trans  tetrahydrocannabinol,  and  its  optical
isomers  (since  nomenclature of these substances is not internationally
standardized, compounds of these  structures,  regardless  of  numerical
designation of atomic positions covered).
  [(22)]  (21) Ethylamine  analog of phencyclidine.  Some trade or other
names:   N-ethyl-1-phenylcyclohexylamine,  (1-phenylcyclohexyl)  ethyla-
mine, N-(1-phenylcyclohexyl) ethylamine cyclohexamine, PCE.

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