State Lawmakers Call For Federal Marijuana Legalization And Banking Reform


By Joana Scopel The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) recently voted to undertake a revised policy directive expressing support for federal marijuana descheduling and hashish banking reform, reported Cannabis Second. The evaluate handed the organization’s 2022 legislative summit in a voice vote on Wednesday. A point out lawmaker current at the function advised Cannabis Second that most of the […]

California Lawmakers Approve Bill Authorizing Safe Consumption Sites


The California Senate took new strides in the effort and hard work to handle the steep raise in drug overdose deaths this 7 days with the passage of laws to authorize risk-free intake web sites in the point out. The measure, Senate Monthly bill 57 from Democratic Senator Scott Wiener, was passed by the Senate […]

Bipartisan Lawmakers Express Public Discontent On Congress’ Inaction On Marijuana Reform


By Joana Scopel The co-chairs of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus issued a joint statement criticizing the inaction of the Residence Guidelines Committee that rejected amendments to the bipartisan shelling out bill intended to promote veterans’ entry to medical hashish. “We have the duty to present our veterans with the care and treatment plans they need to prevail over the wounds of war,” […]

Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Marijuana Banking Amendment To Push Passage Of National Defense Authorization Act


By Joana Scopel Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-CO), House sponsor of a bipartisan marijuana banking reform invoice, filed an amendment to the Fiscal Yr 2023 Nationwide Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would be integrated into the Safe and Good Enforcement (Secure) Banking Act, reported Marijuana Second. Previous week, the Property Armed Solutions Committee marked up the 2023 variation of NDAA, […]

Lawmakers Discuss Cannabis Bill That Would Have It All — Banking, Research, Veterans


Will there be an omnibus cannabis legalization bill enacted this year in the U.S.? In accordance to current conversations, something is feasible. On the heels of a the latest discussion between Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and GOP House Rep. Dave Joyce (R-OH) on attainable bipartisan cannabis reform actions that can be taken ahead of the finalization of a extensive legalization invoice, Marijuana […]

Delaware Lawmakers Fail To Override Veto of Weed Legalization Bill


The Delaware Dwelling of Reps unsuccessful on Tuesday to override a veto of a bill to legalize possession of small amounts of pot, probable dashing hopes for meaningful hashish reform in the point out for the relaxation of the calendar year. Customers of the Residence voted 20-20 in the bid to override the veto, failing […]

North Carolina Lawmakers Advance Medical Cannabis Bill


North Carolina took yet another phase toward at last legalizing health-related hashish on Thursday, with customers of the point out Senate overwhelmingly passing a monthly bill that would authorize the treatment method for a host of conditions and situations. The evaluate passed the chamber on a vote of 35-10, in accordance to the News & […]

North Carolina Lawmakers Advance Bill To Make Hemp Permanently Legal


A bill in North Carolina would guarantee that hemp and CBD continue being legal in the condition beyond this thirty day period. Customers of the state Senate permitted the laws on Tuesday, which would completely take away hemp from North Carolina’s record of managed substances. In accordance to nearby tv station WGHP, the invoice passed […]

Virginia Lawmakers Come Up With New Way To Punish Cannabis Consumers, And More Marijuana News


By Jelena Martinovic It appears to be that lawmakers in Virginia are looking for a way to criminalize cannabis buyers. According to the proposition which arrived with a recently disclosed two-year condition spending plan, possession of over 4 ounces of cannabis in public would be thought of a Class 3 misdemeanor, posing a fantastic of up […]

Rhode Island Lawmakers Vote To Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis


Legislative panels in the Rhode Island Senate and Property of Associates voted to approve a bill to legalize cannabis for use by grown ups on Wednesday immediately after an current version of the evaluate was produced by lawmakers the night time before. On Wednesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved the invoice with a vote of […]