senate Bill S6968

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to hemp, cannabinoid hemp, and hemp extract

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Current Bill Status Via A8977 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 23, 2020 signed chap.1
Jan 22, 2020 delivered to governor
Jan 21, 2020 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.47
substituted for s6968
Jan 21, 2020 substituted by a8977
Jan 09, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.47
Jan 08, 2020 referred to rules
Jan 06, 2020 referred to rules

S6968 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8977
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Arts 29 & 29-A, add Art 29 §§505 - 521, Ag & Mkts L (as proposed in S.6184-A & A.7680-A); add Art 33-B §§3398 - 3398-u, amd §3302, Pub Health L

S6968 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to hemp, cannabinoid hemp, and hemp extract.

S6968 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6968 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6968

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2020
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law and  the  public  health
  law,  in  relation to hemp, cannabinoid hemp, and hemp extract; and to
  repeal certain provisions of the agriculture and markets law  relating
  thereto

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

  Section 1. Articles 29 and 29-A of the agriculture  and  markets  law,
article  29-A  as  added  by  a chapter of the laws of 2019 amending the
agriculture and markets law relating to the growth  of  industrial  hemp
and  the  regulation  of  hemp extract, as proposed in legislative bills
numbers S.6184-A and A.7680-A, are REPEALED and  a  new  article  29  is
added to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 29
                             GROWTH OF HEMP
SECTION 505. DEFINITIONS.
        506. GROWTH,  SALE,  DISTRIBUTION, TRANSPORTATION AND PROCESSING
               OF HEMP AND PRODUCTS DERIVED FROM SUCH HEMP PERMITTED.
        507. PROHIBITIONS.
        508. REGULATIONS.
        509. HEMP GROWER'S AUTHORIZATION, LICENSE; FEES; REQUIREMENTS.
        510. GRANTING, SUSPENDING OR REVOKING LICENSES.
        511. PROCEEDINGS TO REVIEW.
        512. TRANSFERABILITY; CHANGE IN OWNERSHIP OR CONTROL.
        513. ACCESS TO CRIMINAL HISTORY INFORMATION THROUGH THE DIVISION
               OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES.
        514. RECORDS.
        515. AIDS TO ENFORCEMENT.
        516. COMPLIANCE ACTION PLAN.
        517. PENALTIES.
        518. REMEDIES.
        519. HEMP ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
        520. HEMP DATA COLLECTION AND BEST FARMING PRACTICES.

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

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