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January 7th Marijuana Weekly Updates: States to Watch for Marijuana Legalization

by Faith Fidura January 07, 2019

Movement for Marijuana Legalization

As states continue to introduce legislation and initiatives to legalize marijuana and open marijuana business opportunities, the Dispensary Permits team will keep you informed with our Marijuana Weekly Updates. If you missed last week’s updates, you can view them here. Since then, the following legislation has been introduced:

  

CBD Program

The following states introduced legislation to allow qualified patients to possess and consume cannabidiol, a marijuana derivative

Virginia – The marijuana law reform movement in Virginia will begin in Richmond for the Virginia 2019 Cannabis ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

 

Medical Marijuana

The following states introduced legislation to allow qualified patients to possess and consume medical marijuana. 

Arkansas – Arkansas won’t issue patient medical marijuana cards until February. State health officials don’t ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Connecticut – Connecticut House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz (D) has stated that he is in favor of adult-use ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Illinois – Illinois’s Alternative Opioids Act is set to take effect this month. The law allows for the use of medical ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates. 

Louisiana – Louisiana’s only operating medical marijuana grower has raised concerns regarding the state’s plan ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Michigan – Michigan has forced more than 70 unlicensed medical marijuana dispensaries to close after a ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates. 

Missouri – The Missouri Department Health and Senior Services will start accepting application fees for medical ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates. 

New Hampshire – Steve Shurtleff, the Democratic speaker of the state House of Representatives ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates. 

New Jersey – William Paterson University professors from a range of academic disciplines recently formed ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates. 

Ohio – Representatives from the state’s only fully licensed medical marijuana dispensary and testing ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

 

Recreational Marijuana

The following states introduced legislation to allow individuals 21 years of age and older to possess and consume marijuana.

California – As of January 10, 2019, medical marijuana collectives and cooperatives will become illegal in ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Colorado – Marijuana industry lobbyists, tourism companies, lounge owners and dispensary representatives ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Nevada – On January 1, 2019, Nevada’s Marijuana Enforcement Division enacted a new regulation ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Oregon – The Craft Cannabis Alliance, a business association led by founder and executive director ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Washington – On January 4, 2019 during the Cannabis Alliance’s annual conference, Governor Jay Inslee ...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

 

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