HB0002 (CH0598)

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Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis Commission Reform Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Glenn


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 598

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "grower" to mean an entity that cultivates or packages medical cannabis and is authorized to provide cannabis to certain entities; establishing a Compassionate Use Fund to provide access to medical cannabis for certain individuals; altering the number of medical cannabis growers that may be licensed; requiring the Commission to report to the General Assembly beginning December 1, 2024, on the number of licenses necessary to meet the demand for medical cannabis by certain qualifying patients; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Glenn
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Cross-filed with: SB0001
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Auditors and Audits
Cannabis -see also- Smoking
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Emergency Bills
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Industry and Technology
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Legislative Services, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Minorities -see also- Women
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Women -see also- Gender
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(13-3301, 13-3302, 13-3303, 13-3305, 13-3306, 13-3307, 13-3308, 13-3309, 13-3310, 13-3316, 13-3301.1, 13-3303.1, 13-3305.1, 13-3305.2, 13-3305.3, 13-3311.1)
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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May 18, 2018 4:00 P.M.