Bill Sponsors: NY A03506 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly

Bill Title: Enacts the "marihuana regulation and taxation act"; relates to the description of marihuana, and the growing of and use of marihuana by persons eighteen years of age or older; makes technical changes regarding the definition of marihuana; relates to the qualification of certain offenses involving marihuana and exempts certain persons from prosecution for the use, consumption, display, production or distribution of marihuana; provides for the licensure of persons authorized to produce, process and sell marihuana; levies an excise tax on certain sales of marihuana; repeals certain provisions of the penal law relating to the criminal sale of marihuana and provisions of the general business law relating to drug paraphernalia; makes an appropriation therefor.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-01-27 - referred to codes [A03506 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Assemblymember Crystal Peoples-Stokes [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-141FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Richard Gottfried [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-075FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Donna Lupardo [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-123FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Luis Sepulveda [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-087FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Mark Weprin [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-023FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Pamela Hunter [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-128FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Alicia Hyndman [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-029FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Victor Pichardo [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-086FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Herman Farrell [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-071FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Walter Mosley [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-057FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Rebecca Seawright [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-076FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Jo Simon [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-052FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Frank Skartados [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-104FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Phillip Steck [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-110FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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