Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak has signed legislation into law easing marijuana possession penalties for minors and amending the state’s per se driving limits for THC.
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The measure makes numerous changes to the state’s medical program — several of which may hamper patients’ access to medical cannabis products.
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“Several states, like Nevada and New York, have moved in this direction — as have numerous cities, like Atlanta and Philadelphia — and it is no surprise to see major employers moving in this same, common-sense direction.”
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The bill seeks to increase diversity in the marijuana industry by awarding new dispensary licenses.
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Assembly Bill 341 would regulate two different types of establishments, both defined as “cannabis consumption lounges.”
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Medical cannabis expansion legislation is on its way to the governor’s desk, and other updates from the 2021 legislative session.
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The measure expands the list of qualifying medical conditions, which previously only included those with intractable epilepsy.
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The government funding proposal put forth by President Biden simultaneously contains both positive and negative aspects when it comes to marijuana policy reform efforts in the appropriations realm.
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The Act repeals the long-standing federal prohibition of marijuana — thereby ending the existing state/federal conflict in cannabis policies and providing state governments with greater authority to regulate marijuana-related activities.
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“The overall percentage of students who reported using marijuana at least 1 time during the previous 30 days in 2019 was not measurably different from the percentage in 2009…. There was no measurable difference between 2009 and 2019 in the percentage of students who reported that illegal drugs were made available to them on school property.”
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