NORML’s Weekly Legislative Round Up

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With the holidays around the corner, there is plenty to celebrate in regard to marijuana law reform successes! Congress unveiled their 2016 omnibus appropriations bill that will fund the government through next year which included several marijuana measures and we’ve seen a number of state and municipal measures take hold as well. Keep reading to [...]

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Congress Unveils 2016 Omnibus Spending Bill, Reauthorizes Marijuana Protections

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Members of Congress this morning unveiled the 2016 Omnibus Appropriations bill, legislation that is responsible for funding the federal government through the 2016 fiscal year.  While stand alone marijuana related bills rarely gain traction in Congress, the annual omnibus appropriations bill has become a tool for federal lawmakers to pass marijuana related language into annual [...]

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NORML’s Weekly Legislative Round Up

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State legislators are pre-filing numerous marijuana reform bills in preparation for the start of the 2016 legislative season. Additionally, members of Congress are negotiating on federal funding measures that could have dramatic effects on national marijuana policy. Keep reading to below to find out what new legislative reforms are taking place in your state and [...]

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NORML’s Weekly Legislative Round Up

Generic 7 November 2015 | 0 Comments

This week was a busy one for marijuana law reform around the country. There were several election day measures and a new bill was introduced in the Senate. Let’s take a closer look at this week’s marijuana happenings: The controversial ResponsibleOhio measure failed to garner enough support in Ohio to become law. You can read [...]

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NORML’s Weekly Legislative Round Up

Generic 31 October 2015 | 0 Comments

Election day is around the corner but some legislators aren’t waiting for that to work towards reforming their marijuana laws. Keep reading to find out what happened this week in marijuana law reform. To support the measures below, please use our #TakeAction Center to contact your state and federal elected officials! A full list and summary [...]

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