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1st
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Referral
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2nd
Reading
3rd
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1st
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Referral
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2nd
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3rd
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Original Chamber
Passed Both
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Conf. Cmte
(if necessary)
To Governor
Title
Constitutional Amendment - Cannabis - Right to Use, Possess, and Cultivate
Sponsored by
Senators Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, King, Lee, Manno, Smith, and Zucker
Status
In the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Amending the Maryland Constitution to establish that, subject to specified exceptions, an individual in the State who is at least 21 years old has the right under State law to use cannabis, possess up to 2 ounces of cannabis, and cultivate up to 6 cannabis plants; providing that the right enumerated in the amendment may not be infringed except that the transfer of cannabis by purchase or sale shall be regulated as necessary to ensure health and safety and taxed for specified purposes; etc.
Committees
Original:
Judicial Proceedings  
Details
Constitutional Bill
Cross-filed with: HB1236
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
History
Legislation History
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/03/2017
Legislative Date
2/03/2017
Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/08/2017
Legislative Date
2/08/2017
Action
Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
Senate 2/03/2017 2/03/2017 First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Text - First - Constitutional Amendment - Cannabis - Right to Use, Possess, and Cultivate
Senate 2/08/2017 2/08/2017 Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.
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Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:35 PM