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Marijuana Laws – Full Disclosure of Legal, Employment, and Health Risks – Advertisement of Marijuana and Medical Cannabis

Sponsored by:

Delegate Impallaria


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a certifying provider, dispensary, processor, or grower from advertising marijuana or medical cannabis in any manner not allowed under federal law for advertisements of tobacco or tobacco products; requiring the Office of the Attorney General, at least 90 days before the implementation of any law that reduces penalties for or legalizes the use of marijuana, to establish a certain information system to notify the public of the risks related to the changes in the law; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Impallaria, Ciliberti, Folden, McComas, and McDonough
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1423 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Attorney General
Banks and Trust Companies
Cannabis -see also- Smoking
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Federal Government
News Media
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Signs and Billboards
Television -see also- Cable Television
Statutes:Article - State Government

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February 21, 2018 2:32 P.M.