Illegal under New York Drug Possession and Sale Crimes statutesCurrently, possessing any quantity of a controlled substance is a Class A misdemeanor in the state, punishable by up to a year and prison and a $1,000 fine.
NY State Assembly bill A08569: An act to amend the public health law and the state finance law, in relation to medical use of psilocybin; and making an appropriation thereforOverview: Would create psilocybin service centers to provide innovative treatment options for ailments such as PTSD, depression, alcohol dependency, and anxiety, among others.
What you can do: Call your Assembly member and tell them to support the bill
Publish Date: December 14, 2021
Overview: Bill introduced to legalize psilocybin mushrooms for medical purposes and establish facilities where the psychedelic could be grown and administered to patients.
Overview: Bill introduced that would remove psilocybin from the state’s list of controlled substances.
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