Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to finance
|Sep 10, 2021||
referred to rules
Senate Bill S7369
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-S7369 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S7369 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7369 SPONSOR: BORRELLO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the cannabis law, in relation to extending the opt-out date for municipalities to prohibit the establishment of retail dispen- sary licenses and on-site consumption licenses PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to allow localities an additional year to opt-out of cannabis sales in their municipalities. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 131 of the cannabis law is amended. It allows localities an extension of the opt-out provision for their municipalities until December 31, 2022. Section 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
2021-S7369 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7369 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E September 10, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BORRELLO -- 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 extending the opt-out date for municipalities to prohibit the establishment of retail dispensary licenses and on-site consumption licenses THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 131 of the cannabis law is amended to read as follows: 1. The licensure and establishment of a retail dispensary license and/or on-site consumption license under the provisions of article four of this chapter authorizing the retail sale of adult-use cannabis to cannabis consumers shall not be applicable to a town, city or village which, after the effective date of this chapter, and, on or before [the later of] December thirty-first, two thousand [twenty-one or nine months after the effective date of this section] TWENTY-TWO, adopts a local law, subject to permissive referendum governed by section twenty-four of the municipal home rule law, requesting the cannabis control board to prohibit the establishment of such retail dispensary licenses and/or on-site consumption licenses contained in article four of this chapter, within the jurisdiction of the town, city or village. Provided, however, that any town law shall apply to the area of the town outside of any village within such town. No local law may be adopted after [the later of] December thirty-first, two thousand [twenty-one or nine months after the effective date of this section] TWENTY-TWO prohibiting the estab- lishment of retail dispensary licenses and/or on-site consumption licenses; provided, however, that a local law repealing such prohibition may be adopted after such date. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13130-01-1
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