senate Bill S316

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the possession and sale of substances containing heroin

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
Jan 09, 2019 referred to codes

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S316 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§220.16, 220.18, 220.21, 220.41 & 220.43, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7012
2017-2018: S880
2021-2022: S3197

S316 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the possession and sale of substances containing heroin in certain weights and packaging.

S316 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S316 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   316

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend  the  penal  law,  in  relation  to  criminal  sale  and
  possession of substances containing heroin

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 13 of section 220.16  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended by chapter 75 of the laws of 1995, is amended and a new subdivi-
sion 14 is added to read as follows:
  13.  phencyclidine  and  said  phencyclidine  weighs  one thousand two
hundred fifty milligrams or more[.]; OR
  14. ONE  OR  MORE  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,  MIXTURES  OR  SUBSTANCES
CONTAINING   HEROIN   AND  SAID  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,  MIXTURES  OR
SUBSTANCES ARE OF AN AGGREGATE WEIGHT OF 1.5  GRAMS  OR  MORE,  OR  SUCH
PREPARATIONS, COMPOUNDS, MIXTURES OR SUBSTANCES ARE PACKAGED IN FIFTY OR
MORE CONTAINERS, PACKETS OR "DECKS".
  §  2.  Subdivision 7 of section 220.18 of the penal law, as amended by
chapter 75 of the laws of 1995, is amended and a new  subdivision  8  is
added to read as follows:
  7.  methadone  and  said  methadone  weighs two thousand eight hundred
eighty milligrams or more[.]; OR
  8.  ONE  OR  MORE  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,  MIXTURES  OR  SUBSTANCES
CONTAINING   HEROIN   AND  SAID  PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,  MIXTURES  OR
SUBSTANCES ARE OF AN AGGREGATE WEIGHT OF TWELVE GRAMS OR MORE,  OR  SUCH
PREPARATIONS,  COMPOUNDS,  MIXTURES  OR  SUBSTANCES ARE PACKAGED IN FOUR
HUNDRED OR MORE CONTAINERS, PACKETS OR "DECKS".
  § 3. Subdivision 2 of section 220.21 of the penal law, as  amended  by
chapter  75  of  the laws of 1995, is amended and a new subdivision 3 is
added to read as follows:

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

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