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March 8, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/8/19

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
March 8, 2019

Marijuana Legalization Measures Gaining Momentum In Several States

Lawmakers in several states have recently moved forward legislative proposals to either legalize or decriminalize marijuana-related activities. Here is a look at where some of these efforts currently stand.
March 8, 2019

The SAFE Banking Act Reintroduced

A bipartisan coalition of more than 100 co-sponsors has reintroduced legislation in Congress, The Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act (SAFE Banking Act), HR 1595, to allow state-licensed marijuana-related businesses to engage freely in relationships with banks and other financial institutions.
March 7, 2019

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: I just introduced legislation to end the federal marijuana prohibition

Our archaic and outdated marijuana laws are turning everyday Americans into criminals. Every day, the economic and social impacts of marijuana prohibition are having devastating effects on communities across the country.