HB 215: Marijuana Legalization [Position: OPPOSED]

HB 215: Marijuana Legalization [Position: OPPOSED]

This bill establishes a commission to study the legalization, regulation, and taxation of marijuana.

New Futures opposes the legalization and sale of marijuana because of proven negative impacts to public health and safety in states that have legalized marijuana.

Click here for the bill text

Bill sponsors: Rep. Robert Cushing; Rep. John O'Connor; Sen. Dan Feltes;  et al.

On march 8, 2017 the full house voted 'ought to pass on hb 215.

the senate then moved to refer the bill to the senate judiciary committee who held a public hearing for hb 215 april 11, 2017 in Room 100 at the State House at 11:00 am.

Bill Status
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote