assembly Bill A7467A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to medical marihuana

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 22, 2019 print number 7467a
May 22, 2019 amend and recommit to codes
May 21, 2019 reported referred to codes
May 06, 2019 referred to health

Co-Sponsors

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A7467 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5657
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pub Health L, generally

A7467 - Summary

Provides that medical marihuana may be used as part of the treatment of a patient's condition and removes the "serious" designation of such condition; provides that a practitioner be authorized to prescribe controlled substances in the state and removes the requirement that a physician prescribe such medical marihuana; increases the supply amount of marihuana from thirty to sixty days; allows a designated caregiver facility or designated caregiver facility employee to possess, acquire, deliver, transfer, transport or administer medical marihuana (view more) requires the commissioner of health to establish a medical marihuana research license; establishes a medical marihuana research program; requires the registration of designated caregiver facilities; authorizes the commissioner of health to approve and permit one or more independent laboratories to test medical marihuana; increases the number of dispensing sites of a registered organization from four to eight; and makes related provisions.

A7467 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7467

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. GOTTFRIED, PEOPLES-STOKES, LUPARDO, ABINANTI,
  ASHBY, CARROLL, CRUZ, DenDEKKER, DICKENS, ENGLEBRIGHT, GLICK,  HEVESI,
  JAFFEE,  JEAN-PIERRE,  HUNTER,  M. L. MILLER, McDONALD, ORTIZ, PAULIN,
  PICHARDO, REYES, L. ROSENTHAL, SIMON -- read once and referred to  the
  Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to medical marihuana

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 5, 7 and 12 of section 3360 of  the  public
health  law,  subdivisions  1, 5, 7 and 12 as added by chapter 90 of the
laws of 2014, paragraph (a) of subdivision 7 as amended by  chapter  273
of the laws of 2018, are amended and three new subdivisions 5-a, 5-b and
19 are added to read as follows:
  1. "Certified medical use" means the acquisition, possession, use, or,
transportation  of  medical  marihuana  by  a  certified patient, or the
acquisition, possession, delivery, transportation or  administration  of
medical  marihuana  by  a  designated  caregiver, for use as part of the
treatment of the patient's  [serious]  condition,  as  authorized  in  a
certification  under this title including enabling the patient to toler-
ate treatment for the [serious] condition. [A certified medical use does
not include smoking.]
  5. "Designated caregiver" means the individual OR  CAREGIVER  FACILITY
designated by a certified patient in a registry application. A certified
patient  may  designate  up to two designated caregivers, NOT COUNTING A
DESIGNATED CAREGIVER FACILITY OR DESIGNATED CAREGIVER FACILITY EMPLOYEE.
  5-A. "DESIGNATED CAREGIVER FACILITY" MEANS AN  ENTITY  THAT  REGISTERS
WITH  THE COMMISSIONER TO ASSIST ONE OR MORE CERTIFIED PATIENTS WITH THE
ACQUISITION, POSSESSION, DELIVERY, TRANSPORTATION OR  ADMINISTRATION  OF
MEDICAL  MARIHUANA AND IS: A GENERAL HOSPITAL OR RESIDENTIAL HEALTH CARE
FACILITY OPERATING UNDER ARTICLE TWENTY-EIGHT OF THIS CHAPTER; AN  ADULT
CARE  FACILITY  OPERATING UNDER TITLE TWO OF ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE SOCIAL

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

Co-Sponsors

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A7467A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5657
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pub Health L, generally

A7467A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that medical marihuana may be used as part of the treatment of a patient's condition and removes the "serious" designation of such condition; provides that a practitioner be authorized to prescribe controlled substances in the state and removes the requirement that a physician prescribe such medical marihuana; increases the supply amount of marihuana from thirty to sixty days; allows a designated caregiver facility or designated caregiver facility employee to possess, acquire, deliver, transfer, transport or administer medical marihuana (view more) requires the commissioner of health to establish a medical marihuana research license; establishes a medical marihuana research program; requires the registration of designated caregiver facilities; authorizes the commissioner of health to approve and permit one or more independent laboratories to test medical marihuana; increases the number of dispensing sites of a registered organization from four to eight; and makes related provisions.

A7467A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7467--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. GOTTFRIED, PEOPLES-STOKES, LUPARDO, ABINANTI,
  ASHBY, CARROLL, CRUZ, DenDEKKER, DICKENS, ENGLEBRIGHT, GLICK,  HEVESI,
  JAFFEE,  JEAN-PIERRE,  HUNTER,  M. L. MILLER, McDONALD, ORTIZ, PAULIN,
  PICHARDO, REYES, L. ROSENTHAL, SIMON, WRIGHT, SAYEGH, CRESPO,  RAYNOR,
  FERNANDEZ  --  read  once  and  referred to the Committee on Health --
  reported  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --   committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to medical marihuana

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 5, 7 and 12 of section 3360 of  the  public
health  law,  subdivisions  1, 5, 7 and 12 as added by chapter 90 of the
laws of 2014, paragraph (a) of subdivision 7 as amended by  chapter  273
of the laws of 2018, are amended and three new subdivisions 5-a, 5-b and
19 are added to read as follows:
  1. "Certified medical use" means the acquisition, possession, use, or,
transportation  of  medical  marihuana  by  a  certified patient, or the
acquisition, possession, delivery, transportation or  administration  of
medical  marihuana  by  a  designated  caregiver, for use as part of the
treatment of the patient's  [serious]  condition,  as  authorized  in  a
certification  under this title including enabling the patient to toler-
ate treatment for the [serious] condition. [A certified medical use does
not include smoking.]
  5. "Designated caregiver" means the individual OR  CAREGIVER  FACILITY
designated by a certified patient in a registry application. A certified
patient  may  designate  up to two designated caregivers, NOT COUNTING A
DESIGNATED CAREGIVER FACILITY OR DESIGNATED CAREGIVER FACILITY EMPLOYEE.
  5-A. "DESIGNATED CAREGIVER FACILITY" MEANS AN  ENTITY  THAT  REGISTERS
WITH  THE COMMISSIONER TO ASSIST ONE OR MORE CERTIFIED PATIENTS WITH THE
ACQUISITION, POSSESSION, DELIVERY, TRANSPORTATION OR  ADMINISTRATION  OF

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

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