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April 10, 2019

States Enact Legislation Facilitating Expungement For Low-Level Crimes

Governors in two western states have signed legislation into law to facilitate the process of permitting those past criminal convictions to have their records expunged.
April 5, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/5/19

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
April 5, 2019

Georgia: Lawmakers Advance Bill To Regulate Low-THC Oil Production

House and Senate lawmakers have approved legislation, House Bill 324, to regulate the production and dispensing of low-THC oil extracts to qualified patients. Republican Gov. Brian Kemp has stated that he intends to sign the bill into law.
April 4, 2019

New Mexico: Governor Signs Law Decriminalizing Minor Marijuana Possession

Democratic Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has signed legislation into law decriminalizing the possession of personal use amounts of cannabis. The law takes effect on July 1, 2019.