Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022
referred to finance
|Jul 16, 2021
referred to rules
Senate Bill S7295
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S7295 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S7295 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7295 SPONSOR: COONEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the cannabis law, in relation to establishing an adult- use cultivator provisional license SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill requires the board of the Office of Cannabis Management to, if it has not established the process of the adult-use cultivator's license by January 1, 2022, establish and implement an adult-use cultivator's provisional license. Such provisional license shall include the same authorizations granted under to cultivator's license, and shall take effect no later than March 1, 2021. If the board has not established either the cultivator's license or cultivator's provisional license by January 1, 2022, the department of agriculture and markets shall establish and issue such licenses until such time the board is able to do so. Section two provides the effective date.
2021-S7295 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7295 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E July 16, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COONEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the cannabis law, in relation to establishing an adult- use cultivator provisional license THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The cannabis law is amended by adding a new section 68-c to read as follows: § 68-C. ADULT-USE CULTIVATOR PROVISIONAL LICENSE. 1. IF THE BOARD HAS NOT ESTABLISHED THE PROCESS FOR THE ISSUANCE OF ADULT-USE CULTIVATOR'S LICENSES BY JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO, IT SHALL PROVIDE ANY APPLICANT AN ADULT-USE CULTIVATOR'S PROVISIONAL LICENSE PURSUANT TO GUIDELINES ESTABLISHED BY THE BOARD. SUCH PROVISIONAL LICENSE SHALL PROVIDE THE SAME AUTHORIZATIONS GRANTED TO ANY ADULT-USE CULTIVATOR PURSUANT TO SECTION SIXTY-EIGHT OF THIS ARTICLE AND SHALL TAKE EFFECT NO LATER THAN MARCH FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO. THE BOARD MAY ESTABLISH A DATE BY WHICH SUCH PROVISIONAL LICENSES SHALL EXPIRE. 2. IF THE BOARD HAS NOT ESTABLISHED THE PROCESS FOR EITHER: (A) THE ISSUANCE OF AN ADULT-USE CULTIVATOR'S LICENSE; OR (B) THE ISSUANCE OF AN ADULT-USE CULTIVATOR'S PROVISIONAL LICENSE BY JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOU- SAND TWENTY-TWO, THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS SHALL, WITHIN THIRTY DAYS, ESTABLISH AND ISSUE SUCH PROVISIONAL LICENSES UNTIL SUCH TIME THAT THE BOARD IS ABLE TO DO SO. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11920-02-1
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