assembly Bill A6065

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to decriminalizing psilocybin

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Jan 05, 2022 referred to health
Mar 08, 2021 referred to health


A6065 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3306, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:

A6065 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Decriminalizes psilocybin.

A6065 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                               March 8, 2021
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Health
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in  relation  to  decriminalizing

   Section 1. Paragraphs 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29,  30,
 31,  32,  33,  34, 35, 36, 37 and 38 of subdivision (d) of schedule I of
 section 3306 of the public health law, paragraphs 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 and
 24 as added by chapter 664 of the laws of 1985, paragraphs 25,  26,  27,
 28, 29 and 30 as added by chapter 589 of the laws of 1996, paragraphs 31
 and  32  as  added by chapter 457 of the laws of 2006, paragraphs 33, 34
 and 35 as added by chapter 370 of the laws of 2015 and paragraphs 36, 37
 and 38 as added by section 5 of part BB of chapter 57  of  the  laws  of
 2018, are amended to read as follows:
   (19) [Psilocybin.
   (20) Psilocyn.
   (21)] Tetrahydrocannabinols.  Synthetic  equivalents of the substances
 contained in the plant, or in the resinous extractives of cannabis,  sp.
 and/or synthetic substances, derivatives, and their isomers with similar
 chemical structure and pharmacological activity such as the following:
   [/\]  DELTA  1  cis  or  trans tetrahydrocannabinol, and their optical
   [/\] DELTA 6 cis or  trans  tetrahydrocannabinol,  and  their  optical
   [/\]  DELTA  3,  4  cis or trans tetrahydrocannabinol, and its optical
 isomers (since nomenclature of these substances is  not  internationally
 standardized,  compounds  of  these  structures, regardless of numerical
 designation of atomic positions covered).
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.