On July 29, 2016, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed Senate Bill 2228, making Illinois the 21st state to decriminalize simple possession of marijuana.
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In Florida, on May 9, 2016, the Orlando City Council voted 4-3 to approve a measure that allows law enforcement officers to issue civil fines for simple marijuana possession of 20 grams or less.
On Nov. 17, 2015, Pittsburgh City Councilman Daniel Lavelle introduced a city ordinance aimed at decriminalizing marijuana possession.