Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 12, 2022
referred to codes
Senate Bill S9217
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S9217 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S9217 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S9217 SPONSOR: COONEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to personal cultivation facilities SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one authorizes the cannabis control board to promulgate regu- lations allowing for personal cultivation facilities. Section two provides the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: Personal cultivation of cannabis is not authorized until eighteen months after the first adult-use sale in the state pending regulations from the Board. New Yorkers will be allowed to grow at least three mature plants and three immature plants at a time. Under the current law, personal cultivation is restricted to an individual's residence. This bill would
2021-S9217 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9217 I N S E N A T E May 12, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COONEY -- 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 personal cultivation facilities THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 222.15 of the penal law, as added by chapter 92 of the laws of 2021, is amended to read as follows: 3. The personal cultivation of cannabis shall only be permitted with- in, or on the grounds of, a person's private residence OR A LICENSED PERSONAL CULTIVATION FACILITY, PURSUANT TO ANY REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE CANNABIS CONTROL BOARD IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION THIRTEEN OF THE CANNABIS LAW. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15857-01-2
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