Bill grows medical cannabis program

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

More New Mexicans would qualify for medical marijuana, and the 70,000-plus patients already in the state’s medical cannabis program would have to deal with less paperwork under legislation approved by the state Legislature and sent to Gov.

New Legislation Introduced To Protect State-Legal Marijuana Programs

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To date, these statewide regulatory programs are operating largely as voters and politicians intended. Representative Lou Correa (D-CA) has introduced HR 493 : The Sensible Enforcement Of Cannabis Act, which would codify the protections that were outlined in the now-rescinded Cole Memo.

Liberty Health Sciences Discount Program

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The post Liberty Health Sciences Discount Program appeared first on. Liberty Health Sciences Patient Education liberty health sciences veterans

Board to look at possible big changes to medical cannabis program

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

A series of possible changes to the Medical Cannabis Program could take place in New Mexico, pending a signature from the governor and decisions from the state Department of Health. Continue reading Board to look at possible big changes to medical cannabis program at The NM Political Report.

McMaster University launches Science of Cannabis program

Cannabis Life Network

HAMILTON, ON, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ – McMaster University Continuing Education opened enrolment today for its new Science of Cannabis program – one of the first post-secondary programs in the country focused on the scientific study of cannabis and its therapeutic applications, risks and harms.

Attorney General Nominee Commits To Leave State-Legal Marijuana Programs Alone

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To date, these statewide regulatory programs are operating largely as voters and politicians intended.

Can Texas Build a Working Medical Cannabis Program in 2019?

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In 2019 Texans will find out whether lawmakers are ready to build a viable medical cannabis program or whether old-fashioned politics will limit access to effective medicine. The post Can Texas Build a Working Medical Cannabis Program in 2019? appeared first on Leafly. Health Politics decriminalization laws legalization medical marijuana qualifying conditions texas

Kansas Gov Signs Off On State ‘Commercial Industrial Hemp Program.’

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Here’s the report… On Monday afternoon Governor Laura Kelly signed a bill to establish the ‘Commercial Industrial Hemp Program.’ But, until now it was only allowed within research programs outlined in the 2014 Farm Bill.

Surprise! Florida’s Bungling Its Medical Marijuana Program Once Again

The Fresh Toast

Florida’s Bungling Its Medical Marijuana Program Once Again This week the House pushed a bill that would place a THC cap on smokable marijuana for patients, which led to “fiery exchanges with veterans and patient advocates who accused a legislative leader of relying on faulty research." Florida’s Bungling Its Medical Marijuana Program Once Again appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Surprise!

Arkansas Moves Toward Launch of Medical Cannabis Program

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The post Arkansas Moves Toward Launch of Medical Cannabis Program appeared first on Leafly. Arkansas voters in 2016 approved a constitutional amendment legalizing medical marijuana, but the rollout has faced legal and bureaucratic delays. Industry Politics arkansas legalization medical marijuana

High Tide Launches Packaging Recycling Program at Canna Cabana Stores

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The post High Tide Launches Packaging Recycling Program at Canna Cabana Stores appeared first on Cannabis Life Network.

Changes To Medical Cannabis Rules Could Overhaul NY’s Medical Cannabis Program

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On May 6, 2019, New York State law makers proposed two bills, A7467 and S5657 (both are the same), that would overhaul New York’s medical cannabis program.

Pennsylvania Senators Unveil Bill to Foster an Adult-use Cannabis Program

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Pennsylvania Senator Daylin Leach and Senator Sharif Street recently unveiled their plan to introduce legislation, Senate Bill 350 (“SB 350”), that — if passed — would legalize adult-use cannabis and create a corresponding regulatory program.

PRELIMINARY DRAFT OF THE RULES GOVERNING MAINE’S ADULT USE MARIJUANA PROGRAM: PDF

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Preliminary Draft of the Rules Governing Maines Adult Use Marijuana Program. Given the significant public interest in the adult use rules being developed by the Office of Marijuana Policy, a draft copy is being made publicly available to interested parties.

Florida Legislature Approves Bill to Establish Agricultural Hemp Program

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Florida’s full legislature has passed a bill to establish a program for hemp as an agricultural commodity. As noted by the Associated Press, a federal farm bill passed in 2018 gave states the opportunity to develop a hemp-growing program that can be submitted to the U.S.

Oregon Secretary of State Cannabis Regulator Audit Highlights Gaps In Program

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The state cannabis program has failed to keep up with mandatory inspections. The program’s pesticide testing system was found to be inadequate, and the state does not have a way to verify the accuracy of test results. The Takeaways of the report are.

New York’s Medical Marijuana Program: The Patient-Doctor Disconnect

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Introduced in July 2014, New York’s medical marijuana program has been a work in progress from the get-go. The state recently announced an expansion to its program that is beginning to open the door to improved patient access. Recent Updates to MMJ Program Aim to Improve Patient Access.

New Mexico Medical Marijuana Program Totals $106 Million in 2018

The Fresh Toast

New Mexico Medical Marijuana Program Totals $106 Million in 2018 The New Mexico Medical Cannabis Program racked up $106 million in sales in 2018 for a 23% increase over 2017. The post New Mexico Medical Marijuana Program Totals $106 Million in 2018 appeared first on The Fresh Toast.

New Jersey Gov. to Expand Medical Program if Cannabis Not Legalized By May

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Phil Murphy is “prepared to hold off a short amount of time” for lawmakers to approve a recreational cannabis law before he expands the state’s medical cannabis program, NJ Spotlight reports. to Expand Medical Program if Cannabis Not Legalized By May. New Jersey Gov.

Arizona: INDUSTRIAL HEMP PROGRAM RULES COMMITTEE Agenda. 22 Feb 2019

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Friday, February 22, 2019 – 10:00am. Public Meeting. Arizona Department of Transportation. Human Resources Development Center. Grand Canyon Room. 1130 N. 22nd Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85009. February 22 Agenda_0.

New Mexico Medical Marijuana Program Totals $106 Million in 2018

The Fresh Toast

New Mexico Medical Marijuana Program Totals $106 Million in 2018 The New Mexico Medical Cannabis Program racked up $106 million in sales in 2018 for a 23% increase over 2017. The post New Mexico Medical Marijuana Program Totals $106 Million in 2018 appeared first on The Fresh Toast.

The Bureau Of Cannabis Control Is Hiring Including, Looking For A Associate Governmental Program Analyst Position

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One Associate Governmental Program Analyst Position – Administration Unit; job control open until 03/15/2019. Here’s some of the listings: Multiple Supervising Special Investigator I Positions – Enforcement Unit; job control open until 03/14/2019.

Lawmaker predicts legislative hearings on state’s troubled medical marijuana program

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That firm has since been bought out by a new group of investors and the program appears to be back on track.

ORCA March 2019 Newsletter Provides Exhaustive Overview of State Legislative Developments & OLCC Rules, Regs & Education Programs

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Description: Prohibits folks consuming medical cannabis with the recommendation of a doctor from being denied entry or participation in programs where they would be the recipient of a donated organ. The Oregon Retailers of Cannabis Association have published their latest newsletter.

Gov. Lujan Grisham signs medical cannabis omnibus bill

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

The Senate bill made broad changes to the program that range from allowing medical cannabis in schools to allowing licensed manufacturers to process home-grown medical cannabis. Featured News 2019 Legislative Session medical cannabis Medical Cannabis Program Michelle Lujan Grisham

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61 Tons of Medical Marijuana Consumed in Arizona Last Year

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The Arizona medical marijuana program reached a record breaking high in 2018 with patients consuming nearly 61 tons of cannabis products, according to the Arizona Medical Marijuana Program Report released by the state Department of Health Services on Monday, January 14. Program Growth.

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Colorado Governor Signs Bill Adding Autism Spectrum Disorder to Medical Marijuana Program

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In October, Rhode Island’s Department of Health okay’d the treatment, and last December in Iowa, the Board of Medicine has voted to add autism to the list of qualifying conditions for the medical cannabis program.”

Harvest One Cannabis Signs Validation Testing Program Agreement with BLOCKStrain Technology

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The post Harvest One Cannabis Signs Validation Testing Program Agreement with BLOCKStrain Technology appeared first on Cannabis Life Network.

Will Arkansas’s Medical Marijuana Program Finally Go Into Effect This Year?

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Will Arkansas’s Medical Marijuana Program Finally Go Into Effect This Year? The post Will Arkansas’s Medical Marijuana Program Finally Go Into Effect This Year?

Great-West Life expands medical cannabis coverage & enters agreement with Shoppers Drug Mart for Medical Cannabis Coaching Program

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The post Great-West Life expands medical cannabis coverage & enters agreement with Shoppers Drug Mart for Medical Cannabis Coaching Program appeared first on Cannabis Life Network.

Rod Kight – “Kight On Cannabis Blog”: Your Feedback To The Hemp Authority Program Is Needed By 15 April 2019

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Tell the Hemp Authority your thoughts about its certification program before April 15. I recently wrote about deficiencies in the certification program proposed by the Hemp Authority that are concerning to a number of industry stakeholders.

Louisiana’s medical marijuana program the core issue in Agriculture Commissioner race

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In his announcement, Greer criticizes Strain for his regulation of Louisiana’s medical marijuana program. BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s agriculture and forestry commissioner has drawn his first announced challenger for the fall election, an opponent slamming his management of medical marijuana. Charlie Greer ran unsuccessfully four years ago against Republican Commissioner Mike Strain and announced Monday he’ll again oppose Strain on the Oct. 12 ballot.

Records reveal discussions about how state may monitor medical cannabis growth

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Featured News Kathyleen Kunkel Medical Cannabis Program New Mexico Department of Health Ultra HealthThe New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) has until August to decide how much medical cannabis producers are allowed to grow at any given time.

Interpretation of updated medical cannabis law could allow all inmates access

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Senate Bill 406, which the governor signed last week, included protections against job termination and loss of child custody for merely being a patient in the program. Just days after Gov.

Pennsylvania’s Medical Cannabis Program Celebrates First Birthday , 116K Patients With 1000 Physicians Approved To Certify Patients

Cannabis Law Report

Quietly Pennsylvania’s medical program has been put into play and although the market isn’t a CA or CO if the numbers are extrapolated from the patient base it’s a new steady tax revenue for the state and even better so for the likes of Canopy, Aurora et al.

Colorado House Votes to Add Autism to State’s Medical Cannabis Program

The Joint Blog

Legislation to add autism spectrum disorders to Colorado’s medical cannabis program has been passed through its second reading in the House of Representatives. The post Colorado House Votes to Add Autism to State’s Medical Cannabis Program appeared first on TheJointBlog.

The Specialty Crops Program is conducting a webinar to solicit public comments on the sections of the 2018 USDA Farm Bill

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Here’s the full press release… 2018 Farm Bill Webinar on the Domestic Hemp Production Program. The Specialty Crops Program is conducting a webinar to solicit public comments on the sections of the 2018 USDA Farm Bill relative to multiple sections dealing with industrial hemp.

Open Letter: Industry Stakeholders Concerned by Proposed US Hemp AuthorityTM Certification Program

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the full letter dated 17 February 2018. Hemp Authority- open letter.2-17-19. Featured Hemp

Cannabis Law Report Columnist, Chris Nani, Partners With MCBA On Case Study ” To Rate Efficacy of Los Angeles’ Social Equity Program”

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MCBA Engages in Case Study to Rate Efficacy of Los Angeles’ Social Equity Program. We are excited to see municipalities across the country starting to implement social equity programs as a way to reinvest in communities that for decades have been disproportionately harmed by the War on Drugs.”

Gov’s office says new law doesn’t mean inmates can get medical cannabis

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Quick Reads 2019 Legislative Session Brett Phelps Medical Cannabis Program Michelle Lujan GrishamLujan Grisham signed into law a medical cannabis expansion about two weeks ago which, among other things, will protect some medical cannabis patients.

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