Florida Senate - 2015 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 764 Ì109668WÎ109668 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: WD . 03/10/2015 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Criminal Justice (Clemens) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Paragraph (d) is added to subsection (5) of 6 section 893.03, Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 7 893.03 Standards and schedules.—The substances enumerated 8 in this section are controlled by this chapter. The controlled 9 substances listed or to be listed in Schedules I, II, III, IV, 10 and V are included by whatever official, common, usual, 11 chemical, or trade name designated. The provisions of this 12 section shall not be construed to include within any of the 13 schedules contained in this section any excluded drugs listed 14 within the purview of 21 C.F.R. s. 1308.22, styled “Excluded 15 Substances”; 21 C.F.R. s. 1308.24, styled “Exempt Chemical 16 Preparations”; 21 C.F.R. s. 1308.32, styled “Exempted 17 Prescription Products”; or 21 C.F.R. s. 1308.34, styled “Exempt 18 Anabolic Steroid Products.” 19 (5) SCHEDULE V.—A substance, compound, mixture, or 20 preparation of a substance in Schedule V has a low potential for 21 abuse relative to the substances in Schedule IV and has a 22 currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United 23 States, and abuse of such compound, mixture, or preparation may 24 lead to limited physical or psychological dependence relative to 25 the substances in Schedule IV. 26 (a) Substances controlled in Schedule V include any 27 compound, mixture, or preparation containing any of the 28 following limited quantities of controlled substances, which 29 shall include one or more active medicinal ingredients which are 30 not controlled substances in sufficient proportion to confer 31 upon the compound, mixture, or preparation valuable medicinal 32 qualities other than those possessed by the controlled substance 33 alone: 34 1. Not more than 200 milligrams of codeine per 100 35 milliliters or per 100 grams. 36 2. Not more than 100 milligrams of dihydrocodeine per 100 37 milliliters or per 100 grams. 38 3. Not more than 100 milligrams of ethylmorphine per 100 39 milliliters or per 100 grams. 40 4. Not more than 2.5 milligrams of diphenoxylate and not 41 less than 25 micrograms of atropine sulfate per dosage unit. 42 5. Not more than 100 milligrams of opium per 100 43 milliliters or per 100 grams. 44 (b) Narcotic drugs. Unless specifically excepted or unless 45 listed in another schedule, any material, compound, mixture, or 46 preparation containing any of the following narcotic drugs and 47 their salts: Buprenorphine. 48 (c) Stimulants. Unless specifically excepted or unless 49 listed in another schedule, any material, compound, mixture, or 50 preparation which contains any quantity of the following 51 substances having a stimulant effect on the central nervous 52 system, including its salts, isomers, and salts of isomers: 53 Pyrovalerone. 54 (d) Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa). 55 Section 2. Subsection (11) is added to section 893.13, 56 Florida Statutes, to read: 57 893.13 Prohibited acts; penalties.— 58 (11) Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, 59 only a person younger than 21 years of age who possesses, sells, 60 manufactures, or delivers, or who possesses with intent to sell, 61 manufacture, or deliver, kratom, which is specified as a 62 Schedule V controlled substance in s. 893.03(5)(d), commits a 63 violation of this section. 64 Section 3. This act shall take effect October 1, 2015. 65 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 66 And the title is amended as follows: 67 Delete everything before the enacting clause 68 and insert: 69 A bill to be entitled 70 An act relating to controlled substances; amending s. 71 893.03, F.S.; including kratom as a Schedule V 72 controlled substance; amending s. 893.13, F.S.; 73 prohibiting a person younger than 21 years of age from 74 possessing a specified Schedule V controlled 75 substance; providing an effective date.