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May 18, 2020 Marijuana Weekly Updates: States to Watch for Marijuana Legalization

by Sarah Cawthon May 18, 2020

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.

Alabama — The Alabama legislative session adjourns on May 18. Alabama lawmakers began the...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Texas The El Paso City Council approved a measure on Tuesday that encourages police to issue...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Virginia — The Richmond, Virginia City Council has approved a resolution that requests the city...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.

Arizona With Attorney General Ashley Moody, lawmakers, and groups such as the Florida...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Louisiana — State Rep. Rodney Lyons, a Harvey Democrat, proposed a bill that would limit the...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Maryland — Maryland’s medical cannabis market remains one of the strongest in the United...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Missouri —A group of Missouri lawmakers wants to substantially increase the number of...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Minnesota — Members of the Red Lake Nation will vote Wednesday on whether or not to allow...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

New York — As of Sunday, many New York City employers are no longer able to require pre-employment...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Ohio — The campaign to legalize recreational marijuana in Ohio is still working through the...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Oklahoma — The state's first product recall has been issued by the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Utah — The state's first product recall has been issued by the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana...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.

Alaska — Alaska marijuana regulators abruptly reversed themselves last week, repealing their...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates

California — The coronavirus has further derailed systemic reforms to the California regulatory...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Colorado— Marijuana sales hit another record in March, according to Colorado Department of...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Maine — Marijuana sales hit another record in March, according to Colorado Department of...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Michigan — Marijuana sales hit another record in March, according to Colorado Department of...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

Vermont — A top lawmaker in Vermont says the legislature will reconsider a bill to legalize...For information on this state update, subscribe to our Marijuana Weekly Updates.

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