January 7, 2020

House Small Business Committee Moves Marijuana Bill Forward

The House Small Business Committee is waiving jurisdiction over the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act (HR 3884), making it the second House committee in the 116th Congress to advance legislation to end federal marijuana prohibition.
January 6, 2020

South Dakota: Adult-Use Marijuana Initiative Certified for 2020 Ballot

A proposed measure legalizing and regulating the adult use and retail sale of marijuana in South Dakota has qualified for the 2020 ballot.
January 6, 2020

Maine: Regulators Now Accepting Retail Marijuana Business Applications

State regulators have begun accepting applications from those wishing to open licensed retail cannabis facilities. Applications may be submitted online to the Maine Office of Marijuana Policy.
January 2, 2020

Hawaii: Minor Marijuana Possession Offenses to be Decriminalized Next Week

Legislation takes effect on Saturday, January 11, decriminalizing minor marijuana possession offenses.