Category: Crime and Public Safety, Social Issues
HB 492 (2014) relative to the legalization and regulation of marijuana.
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Legalizes personal use of up to one ounce of marijuana by persons twenty-one years of age or older. This bill also authorizes the licensing of marijuana wholesale, retail, cultivation, and testing facilities, and imposes a tax on marijuana sales.
Bill Sponsor: Steve Vaillancourt
Next Hearing Date: Thu, 01/30/2014
Next Voting Date: Wed, 03/26/2014
Votes: House 192-140 to Kill