SB 1696 -  Adult Use Marijuana Legalization

by Farmer
Establishing the Division of Cannabis Management within the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; prohibiting the use of false identification by persons under 21 years of age for specified activities relating to recreational marijuana; exempting certain activities involving marijuana from use and possession offenses; authorizing persons 21 years of age or older to engage in certain activities involving the personal use, possession, transport, and cultivation of marijuana in limited amounts; providing that marijuana establishments that sell food containing marijuana are considered food establishments for the purposes of specified regulations; authorizing an individual convicted of certain crimes to petition the court for expunction of his or her criminal history record under certain circumstances, etc.
Effective Date: July 1, 2022, but only if SB 1624, SB 1626, and SB 1698 or similar legislation are adopted in the same legislative session or an extension thereof and become laws
Last Event: 03/14/22 S Died in Health Policy on Monday, March 14, 2022 1:02 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Health Policy
  • Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government
  • Appropriations

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Health Policy Time: 03/14/2022 - 1:02 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 03/12/2022 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 145 Time: 01/18/2022 - 4:22 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government; Appropriations -SJ 146 Time: 01/12/2022 - 11:32 AM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 01/07/2022 - 7:43 AM Member: Committee: Version: __