Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 02, 2023||
referred to rules
Senate Bill S7528
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S7528 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S7528 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7528 SPONSOR: SCARCELLA-SPANTON TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the cannabis law, in relation to the state cannabis advisory board PURPOSE: This bill adds one non-voting, ex-officio member from the division of service-disabled veterans' business development within the office of general services to the New York State Cannabis Advisory Board (CAB). SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends subdivision 2 of section 14 of the cannabis law to include one non-voting, ex-officio member from the division of service- disabled veterans' business development. JUSTIFICATION:
2023-S7528 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7528 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 2, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SCARCELLA-SPANTON -- 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 the state cannabis advisory board THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 14 of the cannabis law is amended to read as follows: 2. The state cannabis advisory board shall consist of thirteen voting appointed members, along with a representative from the department of environmental conservation, the department of agriculture and markets, the office of children and family services, the department of labor, the department of health, the division of housing and community renewal, the office of addiction services and supports, [and] the department of education, AND THE DIVISION OF SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS' BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, serving as non-voting ex-officio members. The governor shall have seven appointments, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of the assembly shall each have three appointments to the board. The members shall be appointed to each serve three year terms and in the event of a vacancy, the vacancy shall be filled in the manner of the original appointment for the remainder of the term. The appointed members and representatives shall receive no compensation for their services but shall be allowed their actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties as board members. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11663-01-3
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