Post-traumatic stress disorder may become the next condition approved for the New York medical marijuana program after state lawmakers gave their approval on June 20, 2017.
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ALBANY, NY, June 20, 2017 / — The New York State Senate on Tuesday passed legislation sponsored by Senator Diane Savino (D-SI/Brooklyn) to add Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to the list of qualifying conditions treatable with medical marijuana in New York State.
ALBANY, New York, June 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — A bipartisan proposal to add post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a qualifying condition for New York’s medical marijuana program has received final approval from state lawmakers and is headed to the desk of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Bringing marijuana from Massachusetts or Maine to New York, or from any other states where it’s legal, is a violation under New York law.
NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Cannabis and Hemp Association (CHA)—New York’s leading voice for cannabis and hemp advocacy and industry—teams up with New York University’s Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) to present the NYU Cannabusiness Seminar 2016.
On Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, the New York State Department of Health updated its website to announce that 334 physicians have registered to certify patients for the New York State Medical Marijuana Program, with 551 patients having been certified.
NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Friday, the New York State Assembly delivered to the Governor a bill to expedite access to medical marijuana for critically ill patients.