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July 2, 2019

New Jersey: Medical Marijuana Expansion Measure Signed Into Law

Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation into law today significantly amending and expanding the state's medical cannabis access program. The new law takes immediate effect.
July 1, 2019

Low-Level Marijuana Possession Offenses Now Decriminalized in New Mexico

As of today, the personal possession of small amounts of marijuana in New Mexico is no longer be classified as a criminal offense.
July 1, 2019

Virginia: New Medical Cannabis Laws Take Effect July 1

Three new laws intended to expand patient access to and the therapeutic value of Virginia’s medical cannabis program take effect July 1, 2019. 
June 28, 2019

Chairwoman Velázquez Introduced Bill To End Marijuana Prohibition And Promote Small Businesses

House Small Business Committee Chairwoman Nydia Velázquez along with Representatives Jared Golden and Dwight Evans introduced a package of legislation, (H.R. 3540, H.R. 3543, and H.R. 3544, to remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act and to extend several Small Business Administration (SBA) initiatives to small businesses operating in the cannabis sector.