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Criminal Law - Veterans - Medical Marijuana

Sponsored by:

Delegate Vogt


In the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)

Synopsis:Adding posttraumatic stress disorder under a definition of "debilitating medical condition" for the purposes of specified affirmative defenses to a charge of use or possession of marijuana; establishing a specified affirmative defense for a charge of use or possession of marijuana for a specified qualified veteran patient; establishing a specified written certification for a qualified veteran patient; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Vogt, Anderson, Angel, Arentz, Aumann, Brooks, Carter, Ghrist, Glass, Jalisi, Kittleman, Reilly, Shoemaker, Smith, Sophocleus, Turner, A. Washington, C. Wilson, K. Young, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0902
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Aircraft
Boats and Ships
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Custody
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Homeowners Associations
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Mental Health
Motor Vehicle Operation
Organ Donorship
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Search and Seizure
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
Article - Health - General
(24-1701 through 24-1705)

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October 24, 2017 5:06 P.M.