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Constitutional Amendment - Marijuana - Right to Use, Possess, and Cultivate

Sponsored by:

Delegate Moon


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

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, possess, and cultivate marijuana; providing that the right enumerated in the amendment may not be infringed except that the transfer of marijuana by purchase or sale may be regulated as necessary to insure health and safety and taxed for specified purposes; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Moon
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Constitutional Amendments
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Declaration of Rights

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October 24, 2017 5:01 P.M.