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Meeting Name: Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disability, Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Disability Services (inactive) Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/21/2015 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Jointly with the Committee on Public Safety, the Committee on Health and the Committee on Consumer Affairs
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T2015-3540 *   Oversight - The Proliferation of Illegal Synthetic Cannabinoids: Health Impacts and Enforcement.Oversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2015-3540 *   Oversight - The Proliferation of Illegal Synthetic Cannabinoids: Health Impacts and Enforcement.Oversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0885-2015 *Melissa Mark-Viverito  Revocation, suspension, or refusal to renew a cigarette dealer license due to the sale of synthetic drugs or imitation synthetic drugs.IntroductionThis bill would mandate the suspension of a cigarette dealer license for any licensed cigarette dealer who violates the provisions of the proposed synthetic drug prohibition. It would create a mandatory revocation for a second violation of such proposed prohibition. It would allow the Department of Consumer Affairs commissioner to take such violations into account as they consider whether to grant future cigarette dealer licenses to such violator as well.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0885-2015 *Melissa Mark-Viverito  Revocation, suspension, or refusal to renew a cigarette dealer license due to the sale of synthetic drugs or imitation synthetic drugs.IntroductionThis bill would mandate the suspension of a cigarette dealer license for any licensed cigarette dealer who violates the provisions of the proposed synthetic drug prohibition. It would create a mandatory revocation for a second violation of such proposed prohibition. It would allow the Department of Consumer Affairs commissioner to take such violations into account as they consider whether to grant future cigarette dealer licenses to such violator as well.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0897-2015 *Daniel R. Garodnick  Declaring nuisances related to the sale of synthetic drugs and imitation synthetic drugs.IntroductionThis bill would add violations of a proposed synthetic drug prohibition to the factors that allow the declaration of a public nuisance under the City’s Nuisance Abatement Law. It would allow a court, under the Nuisance Abatement Law, to issue restraining and closing orders against premises that repeatedly violate the proposed synthetic drug prohibition.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0897-2015 *Daniel R. Garodnick  Declaring nuisances related to the sale of synthetic drugs and imitation synthetic drugs.IntroductionThis bill would add violations of a proposed synthetic drug prohibition to the factors that allow the declaration of a public nuisance under the City’s Nuisance Abatement Law. It would allow a court, under the Nuisance Abatement Law, to issue restraining and closing orders against premises that repeatedly violate the proposed synthetic drug prohibition.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0917-2015 *Ruben Wills  Imposing penalties for the manufacture, distribution or sale of synthetic cannabinoids and synthetic phenethylamines.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit the manufacture, sale, offer for sale, display for sale, knowing distribution for sale, or possession with intent to sell a variety of synthetic cannabinoids, phenethylamine, and cathinones, and imitations of these substances. In addition to criminal and civil penalties, it would authorize the sealing of businesses that violate the provisions of this bill twice in a three-year period. It would not criminalize possession of these substances if such substances are not manufactured, being sold, offered for sale, displayed for sale, knowingly distributed for sale, or possessed with intent to sell them by the possessing individual.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0917-2015 *Ruben Wills  Imposing penalties for the manufacture, distribution or sale of synthetic cannabinoids and synthetic phenethylamines.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit the manufacture, sale, offer for sale, display for sale, knowing distribution for sale, or possession with intent to sell a variety of synthetic cannabinoids, phenethylamine, and cathinones, and imitations of these substances. In addition to criminal and civil penalties, it would authorize the sealing of businesses that violate the provisions of this bill twice in a three-year period. It would not criminalize possession of these substances if such substances are not manufactured, being sold, offered for sale, displayed for sale, knowingly distributed for sale, or possessed with intent to sell them by the possessing individual.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
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