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Amendment

 

May Special Session, 2016

LCO No. 6488

   
 

*SB0050206488HRO*

Offered by:

 

REP. KLARIDES, 114th Dist.

REP. CANDELORA, 86th Dist.

REP. HOYDICK, 120th Dist.

REP. MINER, 66th Dist.

REP. O'NEILL, 69th Dist.

REP. DAVIS C. , 57th Dist.

REP. ZIOBRON, 34th Dist.

To: Senate Bill No. 502

File No.

Cal. No.

(As Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule "A")

"AN ACT CONCERNING REVENUE AND OTHER ITEMS TO IMPLEMENT THE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2017. "

Strike section 120 in its entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"Sec. 120. (Effective July 1, 2016) The amount appropriated in section 1 of public act 15-244, as amended by section 155 of public act 15-5 of the June special session and section 1 of senate bill 501 of the current session, to the Judicial Department, for Youth Services Prevention, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, shall be transferred to the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services and made available in said fiscal year for grants to substance abuse treatment providers for long-term stay treatment beds. "

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

"Sec. 501. Subdivision (30) of section 21a-240 of the 2016 supplement to the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2016):

(30) "Narcotic substance" means any of the following, whether produced directly or indirectly by extraction from [substances] a substance of vegetable origin, or independently by means of chemical synthesis, or by a combination of extraction and chemical synthesis: (A) Morphine-type: (i) Opium [and] or opiate, [and] or any salt, compound, derivative, or preparation of opium or opiate which [are] is similar [thereto] to any such substance in chemical structure or which [are] is similar [thereto] to any such substance in physiological effect and which [show] shows a like potential for abuse, which [are] is a controlled [substances] substance under this chapter unless modified; (ii) any salt, compound, isomer, derivative, or preparation [thereof] of any such substance which is chemically equivalent or identical [with] to any [of the substances] substance referred to in clause (i) of this subparagraph, but not including the isoquinoline alkaloids of opium; (iii) opium poppy [and] or poppy straw; or (iv) (I) fentanyl or any salt, compound, derivative or preparation of fentanyl which is similar to any such substance in chemical structure or which is similar to any such substance in physiological effect and which shows a like potential for abuse, which is a controlled substance under this chapter unless modified, or (II) any salt, compound, isomer, derivative or preparation of any such substance which is chemically equivalent or identical to any substance referred to in subclause (I) of this clause; or (B) cocaine-type: [, coca] Coca leaves [and] or any salt, compound, derivative or preparation of coca leaves, [and] or any salt, compound, isomer, [derivatives] derivative or preparation [thereof] of any such substance which is chemically equivalent or identical [with] to any [of these substances] such substance or which [are] is similar [thereto] to any such substance in physiological effect and which [show] shows a like potential for abuse, but not including decocainized coca leaves or extractions of coca leaves which do not contain cocaine or ecgonine; "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Sec. 120

July 1, 2016

New section

Sec. 501

October 1, 2016

21a-240(30)