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HB 291 -  Legalization of Recreational Marijuana

by Hinson (CO-SPONSORS) Hart; Tant
Authorizes persons age 21 & over to engage in certain activities involving personal use of marijuana in limited amounts; provides limits on where persons may engage in specified activities; provides for licensure of marijuana establishments; provides limits on number of retail marijuana stores in localities; specifies that chapter does not apply to employer drug policies or operating under influence laws; removes cannabis from schedule of controlled substances; removes restrictions of possession & sale of cannabis; provides for retroactive effect; provides for sentencing review for certain offenders.
Effective Date: July 1, 2022
Last Event: 1st Reading on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 9:21 PM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/02/2021 - 9:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee Time: 02/03/2021 - 1:42 PM Member: Committee: Regulatory Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Commerce Committee Time: 02/03/2021 - 1:42 PM Member: Committee: Commerce Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Ways & Means Committee Time: 02/03/2021 - 1:42 PM Member: Committee: Ways & Means Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee Time: 02/03/2021 - 1:42 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee Time: 02/03/2021 - 1:42 PM Member: Committee: Regulatory Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/19/2021 - 10:40 AM Member: Hinson Committee: Version: __