CURRENT LEGISLATION NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT Date August 5, 2011 Author By GreenAdmin Category Random Smoke Congress: Tell Your Representatives to Co-Sponsor HR 2306: The Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2011 Support Federal Legislation To End Marijuana Prohibition Support the States’ Medical Marijuana Patient Protection Act Support The Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2011 State Legislative: California – Medical Marijuana Anti-Discrimination Bill Held Over In California California – Assembly Rejects Measure to Decriminalize Marijuana Cultivation in California Connecticut – Medical Marijuana Legislation Stalls in Connecticut Connecticut – Connecticut Lawmakers Approve Legislation Removing Criminal Penalties For The Limited Possession Of Marijuana By Adults Delaware – Lawmakers Give Final Approval To Measure to Regulate State-Authorized Use and Distribution Of Medical Marijuana in Delaware Florida – Bill To Offer Legal Protection To Medical Marijuana Patients Introduced In Florida Hawaii – Unduly Restrictive Cannabis Dispensary Measure Dies In Conference Committee Illinois – House Vote Rejects Medical Marijuana Measure Illinois – Bill to Reduce Marijuana Possession Penalties Introduced in Illinois Massachusetts – Massachusetts Legislature Considers Medical Marijuana Measure Massachusetts – Bill to Regulate and Tax Marijuana Introduced in Massachusetts Legislature Missouri – Missouri Legislature Considers Regulating Medical Marijuana North Carolina – North Carolina Legislature Considers Medical Marijuana Measure New Hampshire – New Hampshire Senate Postpones Medical Marijuana Vote Following Governor’s Veto Threat New Jersey – Bill To Decriminalize Marijuana Possession Introduced In New Jersey New Jersey – Concurrent Resolutions Introduced in NJ Legislature to Invalidate Restrictive Medical Marijuana Rules New York – Lawmakers Introduce Bi-Partisan Measures To Reduce Marijuana Penalties In New York New York – Bill To Regulate Medical Marijuana Reintroduced In New York Ohio – Legislature to Consider Regulating Medical Marijuana Pennsylvania – Legislation to Allow for Medical Use of Cannabis Reintroduced in Pennsylvania Rhode Island – Time is Running Out to Approve Legislation to Reduce Marijuana Possession Penalties in Rhode Island Rhode Island – Rhode Island Lawmakers Consider Legislation to Tax and Regulate Marijuana Tennessee – Medical Marijuana Safe Access Act Reintroduced in Tennessee Texas – Medical Marijuana Affirmative Defense Bill Reintroduced In Texas Texas – Bill To Reduce Marijuana Possession Penalties Reintroduced In Texas Vermont – Vermont Legalizes Establishment Of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Statewide: California – Gov. Schwarzenegger Signs Marijuana Infraction Measure Into Law Maine – Maine Lawmakers Approve Medical Marijuana Patient Privacy Act Montana – Montana’s Gov. Schweitzer Vetoes Medical Marijuana Repeal Bill, But Patients Are Still At Risk Other: Colorado – Senate Lawmakers in Colorado Reject Drugged Driving Per Se Proposal Maine – Maine Lawmakers Reject Bill to Tax and Regulate Marijuana Maryland – Governor Signs Measure Expanding ‘Affirmative Defense’ Law For Medical Marijuana Patients Vermont – House Clears Way For Passage of Medical Marijuana Distribution Bill Washington – Governor Vetoes Medical Marijuana Licensing Measure in Washington State Montana – Gov. Schweitzer Says He Will Allow ‘Repeal Light’ Medical Marijuana Measure To Become Law Without His Signature Hawaii – Legislation to Expand Hawaii’s Medical Marijuana Limits Fails to Meet House Deadline Hawaii – Bill To Reduce Marijuana Penalties Misses Hearing Deadline in Hawaii House Washington – Washington House Lawmakers Refuse To Act On Bill To Regulate Adult Marijuana Production, Use, and Sales Maine – Maine Lawmakers Reject Bills To Expand Marijuana Decriminalization Kansas – Kansas Lawmakers Fail to Act on Medical Marijuana Legislation Arizona – Arizona Lawmakers Fail to Act on Bill to Defelonize Marijuana Possession Oklahoma – Oklahoma Lawmakers Decline To Hear “Compassionate” Marijuana Use Measure This Year Iowa – Iowa Lawmakers Fail to Act on Medical Marijuana Legislation New Mexico – New Mexico Lawmaker Withdraws Proposal to Repeal Medical Marijuana Law Montana – Montana Legislature Tables Dangerous ‘Drugged Driving’ Measure Nebraska – Nebraska Lawmakers Reject Dangerous ‘Drugged Driving’ Legislation Virginia – Virginia Lawmakers Quash Marijuana Decriminalization Measure Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.