Congresswoman Dina Titus voted for the marijuana legalization measure on Nevada’s ballot a year ago. Since then, she has been fighting on Capitol Hill to get the federal government to respect the decision she and a majority of her constituents made to end prohibition.
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DENVER, Jan. 17, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Office of State Planning and Budgeting (OSPB) today submitted budget amendments to the Joint Budget Committee that apply to the FY 2017-18 budget request.
On June 14, 2016, at 10 a.m. ET, The Natalie M. LaPrade Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission’s Policy Committee will meet at the Maryland Healthcare Commission in Baltimore to consider amendments to the state’s medical cannabis law.
On May 14, 2016, Nikola Todorov, Macedonia’s Health Minister, announced that medical marijuana will be available in Macedonian pharmacies beginning at the end of May, according to Xinhuanet.
A Florida medical marijuana bill is heading back to the floor of the state Senate. According to the Associated Press, the bill, Senate Bill 460, had been referred to the rules committee after a number of last minute amendments were requested.
Recreational marijuana is on the cusp of becoming legal in the state of Vermont. On Feb. 25, 2016, the Vermont Senate voted 17-12 to approve S.241, a bill which would legalize recreational marijuana in small amounts.
On Feb. 24, 2016, the Parliament of Australia passed amendments to the Narcotic Drugs Act of 1967, legalizing medical marijuana in the country.
On May 12, 2015, the Nebraska legislature voted to move forward with a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in the state. With a vote of 27-12, the bill was just three votes shy of garnering a veto-proof two thirds majority.