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2014 Regular Session



The Marijuana Taxation and Regulation Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin


In the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)

Synopsis:Repealing specified criminal prohibitions against the use, possession, and sale of marijuana; establishing specified exemptions from prosecution for specified persons for using, obtaining, purchasing, transporting, or possessing marijuana under specified circumstances; providing exemptions from prosecution for specified retailers, marijuana product manufacturers, marijuana cultivation facilities, and safety compliance facilities under specified circumstances; establishing a specified affirmative defense; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Raskin, Feldman, Ferguson, Forehand, Kelley, Madaleno, Manno, Montgomery, Pinsky, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0880
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judicial Proceedings   View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Taxes - Recordation and Transfer
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Alcoholic Beverages Licenses
Auditors and Audits
Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Environmental Health -see also- Pollution
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Excise Tax
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Hotels and Motels
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Private Schools
Public Schools
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Search and Seizure
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes
Substance Abuse
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Zoning and Planning

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October 2, 2015 9:05 A.M.