Budget Amendment ID: FY2019-S4-1035

EPS 1035

Laboratory Testing of Cocaine

Messrs. Keenan, O'Connor, Timilty, Tarr, deMacedo, Fattman, Brady, Ross, Moore and Rush and Ms. Gobi moved that the proposed new text be amended by inserting after section ___ the following section:-

SECTION _. Class B of section 31 of chapter 94C of the General Laws, as most recently amended by chapter 69 of the acts of 2018, is hereby further amended by striking out clause (4) of subsection (a) and inserting in place thereof the following clause:-

(4) Coca leaves, and the salts, optical and geometric isomers and salts of isomers, excluding coca leaves and extracts of coca leaves from which cocaine, ecgonine, and derivatives of ecgonine or their salts have been removed; of cocaine, ecgonine, pseudococaine, allococaine and pseudoallococaine, their derivatives, their salts, isomers and salts of their isomers; or any compound, mixture, or preparation which contains any quantity of any of the substances referred to in this paragraph.