S06255 Summary:

BILL NOS06255A
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORCARLUCCI
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 3343-b, Pub Health L
 
Authorizes the commissioner of health to promulgate rules and regulations necessary to require chain pharmacies to operate drug disposal sites for unused controlled substances; defines "chain pharmacy".
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S06255 Actions:

BILL NOS06255A
 
01/06/2016REFERRED TO HEALTH
07/20/2016AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO HEALTH
07/20/2016PRINT NUMBER 6255A
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S06255 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                         6255--A
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                       (Prefiled)
 
                                     January 6, 2016
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Health  --  committee
          discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
          to said committee
 
        AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the safe disposal
          of unused controlled substances

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section  1.  Section  3343-b  of  the  public health law is amended by
     2  adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
     3    4. The commissioner is hereby authorized to promulgate rules and regu-
     4  lations necessary to require chain pharmacies to operate  drug  disposal
     5  sites  for  unused  controlled  substances  in each county of the state,
     6  provided such chain pharmacy has a pharmacy located in a  county.    For
     7  the purposes of this subdivision, "chain pharmacy" means a pharmacy with
     8  more than twenty locations in the state.
     9    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD13040-07-6
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