Lawmakers advance legislation to nix ban on smokable medical marijuana

February 13th, 2019 by admin Leave a reply »

Patients could soon be allowed to smoke medical marijuana, but they’d have to purchase pre-rolled joints with filters, under a measure approved by a key House panel Tuesday.

Committees in the House and Senate advanced legislation to nix Florida’s ban on smoking medical marijuana, following an ultimatum issued by Gov. Ron DeSantis shortly after the Republican took office last month.

DeSantis threatened to drop the state’s appeal of a court decision that found the smoking ban ran afoul of a constitutional amendment that broadly legalized medical marijuana.

Article source: https://www.winknews.com/2019/02/13/lawmakers-advance-legislation-to-nix-ban-on-smokable-medical-marijuana/

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