senate Bill S7517A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Includes gender equality in the social and economic equity plan of the New York state cannabis control board

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 07, 2022 reference changed to investigations and government operations
Jan 05, 2022 referred to rules
Dec 08, 2021 print number 7517a
Dec 08, 2021 amend and recommit to rules
Nov 12, 2021 referred to rules

Co-Sponsors

S7517 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8818
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Cannabis Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §87, Cannabis L

S7517 - Summary

Includes transgender, gender non-conforming and non-binary individuals in the social and economic equity plan of the New York state cannabis control board relating to the awarding of adult-use cannabis licenses.

S7517 - Sponsor Memo

S7517 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7517
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             November 12, 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 including gender equal-
   ity in the social and economic equity  plan  of  the  New  York  state
   cannabis control board

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraphs (e) and (f) of subdivision 2 of  section  87  of
 the cannabis law are amended and a new paragraph (g) is added to read as
 follows:
   (e)  distressed  farmers,  as  defined  in  subdivision  five  of this
 section; [and]
   (f) service-disabled veterans[.]; AND
   (G) TRANSGENDER AND GENDER-NONBINARY INDIVIDUALS.
   § 2. Subdivision 5 of section 87 of the cannabis  law  is  amended  by
 adding a new paragraph (h) to read as follows:
   (H)  "TRANSGENDER  AND  GENDER-NONBINARY  INDIVIDUALS"  SHALL MEAN ANY
 PERSON WHO HAS A GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION DIFFERENT  FROM  THE  SEX
 ASSIGNED TO THAT INDIVIDUAL AT BIRTH.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13585-01-1


Co-Sponsors

S7517A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8818
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Cannabis Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §87, Cannabis L

S7517A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes transgender, gender non-conforming and non-binary individuals in the social and economic equity plan of the New York state cannabis control board relating to the awarding of adult-use cannabis licenses.

S7517A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7517A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7517--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             November 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  COONEY, BIAGGI -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --  commit-
   tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
   mitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the cannabis law, in relation to including gender equal-
   ity in the social and economic equity  plan  of  the  New  York  state
   cannabis control board
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraphs (e) and (f) of subdivision 2 of  section  87  of
 the cannabis law are amended and a new paragraph (g) is added to read as
 follows:
   (e)  distressed  farmers,  as  defined  in  subdivision  five  of this
 section; [and]
   (f) service-disabled veterans[.]; AND
   (G) TRANSGENDER, GENDER NON-CONFORMING AND NON-BINARY INDIVIDUALS.
   § 2. Subdivision 5 of section 87 of the cannabis  law  is  amended  by
 adding a new paragraph (h) to read as follows:
   (H)  "TRANSGENDER,  GENDER  NON-CONFORMING AND NON-BINARY INDIVIDUALS"
 SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON WHO HAS A GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION  DIFFERENT
 FROM THE SEX ASSIGNED TO THAT INDIVIDUAL AT BIRTH.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13585-02-1


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