Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 23, 2023||
referred to health
Senate Bill S2567
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S2567 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S2567 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2567 SPONSOR: COONEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring a study of the implementation of medical marihuana in regards to banking, tax revenue collection, and employment tax collection issues PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Relates to studying the implementation of the medical marihuana program specifically regarding issues related to banking, tax revenue collection, and employment tax collection. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: The public health law would be amended by adding a new section 3369-f to require the Department of Health to conduct a study of the implementa- tion of the medical marihuana program in regards to banking, tax revenue collection, and employment tax collection issues. The study would be presented to the Legislature by no later than January 16, 2020.
2023-S2567 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2567 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 23, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COONEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring a study of the implementation of medical marihuana in regards to banking, tax revenue collection, and employment tax collection issues THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 3369-e of the public health law is renumbered 3369-f and a new section 3369-e is added to read as follows: § 3369-E. STUDY. 1. THE COMMISSIONER IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND DIRECTED TO STUDY IMPLEMENTATION OF THIS TITLE IN REGARDS TO BANKING, TAX REVENUE COLLECTION, AND EMPLOYMENT TAX COLLECTION ISSUES. 2. SUCH STUDY SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO EXAMINING: THE METHOD USED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION AND FINANCE TO COLLECT AND TRANSFER MONEY RELATING TO THE BUSINESS OF MEDICAL MARIHUANA; THE METHOD USED BY THE REGULATING AUTHORITIES TO COLLECT WORKER TAXES, WORKERS COMPENSATION PAYMENTS, AND UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE CONTRIBUTIONS; AND BANKING OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE REGISTERED ORGANIZATIONS LICENSED PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTY-THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-FIVE OF THIS TITLE. 3. THIS STUDY SHALL BE CONDUCTED BY A QUALIFIED ENTITY WITH EXPERIENCE IN THE REGULATORY IMPLEMENTATION OF AND MARKET FOR THE MEDICAL MARIHUANA INDUSTRY IN OTHER STATES WITH PROGRAMS THAT HAVE DEVELOPED BEYOND THAT OF NEW YORK STATE. 4. SUCH STUDY SHALL BE COMPLETED AND SUBMITTED TO THE LEGISLATURE NO LATER THAN JANUARY SIXTEENTH, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-FOUR. 5. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO DELAY IMPLEMENTATION OF THIS TITLE PENDING THE OUTCOME OF THIS STUDY. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided however that the amendments to title 5-A of article 33 of the public health law made by section one of this act shall not affect the repeal of such title and shall be deemed repealed therewith. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06520-01-3
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