Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/5/19

NORML

Legislation is pending, House Bill 19-1230, to allow the social consumption of cannabis by adults in licensed and regulated establishments. Click here to email your lawmakers in support of social consumption. Click here to email your lawmakers in opposition to capping THC levels.

Medical Cannabis Pot-ential

Medical Cannabis Seedbank

There are no products containing the psychoactive THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) available on the mainstream public. Products made from cannabis seeds that contain less than 0.001% THC. THC that is not used for therapeutic purposes. Medical Cannabis Seed Bank.

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Cannabis-Sharia-Finance: Sharia, Islamic Law and Narcotics or Psychoactive Drugs

Cannabis Law Report

The main psychotropic ingredient of cannabis is a compound called tetrahydrocannabinol or better known as (THC), a compound responsible for causing an intoxicating effect. The first bank following Islamic law opened in Egypt in 1963.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/20/19

NORML

At the state level, Governor Brian Kemp (R) signed legislation into law to facilitate regulations governing the licensed production and distribution of oils and other products containing limited amounts of plant-derived THC. Click here to email your lawmakers in support of banking access.

NORML’s 2020 Democratic Primary Marijuana Straw Poll

NORML

2016), HB 1276: Defines any consumption of marijuana while in a moving vehicle as a traffic violation. Although he still does not endorse legalization, he believes in a federal reclassification of cannabis and has voiced support for federal banking reforms.

Dentons Weekly Cannabis Update

Cannabis Law Report

They write… In this week’s edition: Plans to vote on cannabis banking legislation announced in both chambers of Congress, with predictions that House will pass the SAFE Act by the end of October. 8)—were ranked among the top ten cities with the highest consumption of cannabis per year.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 2/1/19

NORML

Click here to email your lawmakers in support of banking access. The proposed changes: Allow physicians to recommend low-THC medical cannabis oil to any patient whom they believe will benefit from its therapeutic use; and. Raises the cap on THC limits from three percent to 13 percent.

Medical Cannabis and Pets

Medical Cannabis Seedbank

A word of warning, overconsumption of THC can cause serious health risks in pets. Hemp doesn’t carry any of the psychoactive properties that come with THC. Thanks to old research, it has been found that dogs have the highest density of THC receptors in their brains.

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Some Things You May Not Know About Cannabis

Otherside Farms

Cannabis is a plant that is grown throughout the world, mostly illegally, for the sale and consumption of its most valuable portion – the flowers which have the most significance in terms of the high or buzz given to its users. For more information, head over to the Royal Seed Bank.

Hoban Law’s Weekly Roundup of Regulated Cannabis Markets

Cannabis Law Report

2 to partner for the production, distribution and sale of cannabis-infused products containing tetrahydrocannabinol — THC. As part of the agreement, Dixie Brands will develop, formulate, manufacture and distribute a portfolio of AriZona-branded THC products, the companies said.

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Important Facts About California Marijuana Laws

The Herb Collective

Although THC infused candy bars and other individual products don’t have to be child-resistant yet, that’s on its way too by 1st January 2020. A Cash-Only Industry The final California cannabis regulations still haven’t fixed the banking problem.

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CBD Chaos in Spain

Sensi Seeds

All of these companies, the seeds banks, cultivators, manufacturers, grow shops, distributors, and online vendors operate in a grey market that permits them to sell their products as long as they follow some rules. Is CBD Legal in Spain?

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Weekly Legislative Roundup 2/8/19

NORML

House Financial Services Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing on cannabis business banking issues next week. The measure would prohibit landlords from arbitrarily refusing to provide housing access to an individual based solely on their possession or consumption of medical cannabis.

Dentons: Cannabis Group Weekly Alert – August 2019 #3

Cannabis Law Report

US Senator Mike Crapo (R-ID) , chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, expressed interest in addressing banking issues facing cannabis businesses operating legally in their states. The SAFE Banking Act (H.R. 1200), which would prevent federal banking regulators from punishing banks for working with cannabis-related businesses operating legally in their states, passed out of committee in the House and is awaiting a floor vote.

Legal Cannabis Predictions: What the Future of Legal Weed Looks Like

Cannabis Law Report

However, the latest hemp farm bill is a giant step in this battle since it means that, in a way, every part of cannabis has become legal except for the THC. Banks will finally be able to finance the (obviously) lucrative ventures and people will have no qualms about credit card purchases.

The Even More Perplexing State of Hemp CBD in California

Canna Law Blog

Until the FDA rules that industrial hemp-derived CBD oil and CBD products can be used as a food or California makes a determination that they are safe to use for human and animal consumption, CBD products are not an approved food, food ingredient, food additive, or dietary supplement.”

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Dentons Cannabis Practice Are Now Publishing A Regular Roundup

Cannabis Law Report

The House Appropriations Committee approved the 2020 Financial Services and General Government bill, which includes a cannabis banking provision that would prohibit financial regulators from spending money to go after financial institutions that do business with lawful cannabis companies.

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‘Make It Legal And Give Us Control’, Swiss Pharmacies Tell Government

Cannabis Law Report

We must under no circumstances trivialise or propagate consumption,” she told local media. The country is famed for its advances in medicine, it has a supportive government and a rigid, healthy financial services network and is a major banking centre.

Lighting Up Florida Medical Marijuana People: The Crusaders, Part 8

Cannabis Law Report

These “ methods of consumption ,” otherwise known as cannabis delivery routes , are sold in product form at all of the Florida twelve licensed MMTC dispensaries, including smokable cannabis flower. LEARN » THC.

Dentons Cannabis Group Weekly Alert – Week 1 July 2019

Cannabis Law Report

The American Bankers Association sent a letter asking federal financial regulators to issue guidance clarifying how banks can serve hemp and CBD businesses. New data from the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network shows a significant increase in the number of banks willing to work with cannabis businesses as cannabis financial services legislation gains momentum in Congress. Contacts. Kathryn Ashton. Eric Berlin. Joanne Caceres. Ausra Deluard.

Dentons’ Cannabis Group Latest Weekly Update – June 2019 #4

Cannabis Law Report

The Delaware Senate passes legislation making violation of cannabis consumption/possession laws by minors a civil rather than criminal infraction. Before heading home for its July 4 break, the House added to its string of pro-cannabis measures by passing the 2020 Financial Services and General Government bill with a rider to protect banks serving lawful cannabis businesses.

Meadowlands Keynote with Lori Ajax

Meadow

41:22) The industry desperately needs access to banking. 1:01:26) When will we see guidance for cannabis tourism around tasting rooms and consumption facilities, and what those regulations will look like? (1:02:57) The industry desperately needs access to banking.

The Science Of The Cannabis Leaf

Leaf Science

This company started in 2015 and quickly grew into a multimillion-dollar company offering CBD and THC infused products that are marketed and distributed by 750 different retail accounts across the world. There are now opportunities to store money while avoiding banking issues.

You can now get a license to grow and sell cannabis from the state of California

Meadow

Next thing we have here is that there is no regulation on onsite consumption at a retailer. One a consumption retail license that would allow for edible products only. And in West Hollywood in particular they’re going to allow for those retailers to also have onsite consumption.