Tuesday, October 21, 2014

HB 1139 - Medical Cannabis

General Bill   by Edwards (CO-SPONSORS) Berman; Pafford; Rehwinkel Vasilinda; Stewart
Medical Cannabis: Authorizes qualifying patient to possess & administer medical cannabis, & possess & use paraphernalia for specified purpose; authorizes patient's caregiver to possess & administer medical cannabis to qualifying patient & to possess & use paraphernalia for specified purpose; provides procedures & requirements thereto; provides that act does not allow person to undertake task under influence of medical cannabis when doing so constitutes negligence or malpractice; provides that use of medical cannabis does not create defense to certain offenses; authorizes physician to recommend use of medical cannabis; provides procedures & requirements thereto; requires DBPR to regulate licensure of cultivation centers & dispensaries; provides procedures & requirements thereto; prohibits school, employer, or property owner from refusing to enroll, employ, or lease to or penalize person who is cardholder; requires DOH, DBPR, & DOR to adopt rules by specified date; establishing medical cannabis section within DBPR; provides procedures & requirements; authorizes medical cannabis farm to possess, cultivate, & manufacture medical cannabis, medical cannabis-based products, & marijuana plants for wholesale in this state; requires agricultural classification for land used as medical cannabis farm; prohibits medical cannabis farm from conducting retail sales or transactions; provides certain protections to medical cannabis farms; provides permitting procedures and fees; provides licensing procedures and fees; requires reporting of loss, theft, or unexplained shortage of medical cannabis product to local law enforcement agency & department; authorizes administrative fines, license suspension, injunctive relief.
Effective Date: July 1, 2013
Last Event: Died in Health Quality Subcommittee on Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
SB 1250 Medical Cannabis Identical
SB 1214 Public Records/Medical Use of Cannabis/DOH/DBPR/DOR Compare

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Staff Analysis

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM Health Quality Subcommittee
Now in Health Quality Subcommittee Wednesday, March 06, 2013 10:31 AM Health Quality Subcommittee
Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Wednesday, March 06, 2013 10:31 AM Health & Human Services Committee
Referred to Appropriations Committee Wednesday, March 06, 2013 10:31 AM Appropriations Committee
Referred to Business & Professional Regulation Subcommittee Wednesday, March 06, 2013 10:31 AM Business & Professional Regulation Subcommittee
Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee Wednesday, March 06, 2013 10:31 AM Health Quality Subcommittee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 05, 2013 11:59 PM
Filed Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:43 PM Edwards

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

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