Connecticut Seal

General Assembly



January Session, 2011

LCO No. 7973



Offered by:


REP. CAFERO, 142nd Dist.


To: House Bill No. 6554

File No. 655

Cal. No. 384

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. Section 21a-243 of the general statutes is amended by adding subsection (h) as follows (Effective July 1, 2011):

(NEW) (h) Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection (c) of this section, the Commissioner of Consumer Protection shall designate the following substances, by whatever official, common, usual, chemical or trade name designation, as controlled substances in schedule I of the controlled substances scheduling regulations:

(1) Mephedrone (4-methylmethcathinone); and

(2) MDPV (3,4-methyenedioxypyrovalerone). "