Recreational marijuana just got one step closer to being legalized, after two Pennsylvania senators unveiled a new bill.
Senator Daylin Leach, and co-author, Senator Sharif Street are circulating their latest proposal, Senate Bill 350, to colleagues for co-sponsorship.
The bill would allow anyone 21 and older to use recreational marijuana in Pennsylvania, and each household could also grow up to six marijuana plants at a time for personal use.
The bill also allows home delivery of marijuana.
Using marijuana in public would still be prohibited, but regulation will allow businesses to permit the use of cannabis.
Those businesses could include cannabis lounges.
The bill would also allow small state farms and businesses the opportunity to participate in the new industry by growing marijuana.
Growing micro-licenses would be done by tier.
Tier one license holders could grow up to 12 plants at a time, including at their home.
Tier two license holders could grow up to 40 plants at a time.
Tier three license holders would be required to have a grow facility but could grow up to 150 plants at a time.
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
Notify me of follow-up comments by email.
Notify me of new posts by email.
Vince Sliwoski, Attorney at Harris Bricken Happy MLK Day! If Martin Luther King Jr. were alive today, he would almost certainly advocate to end the War on Drugs. Dr. King never spoke publicly about drugs or cannabis in particular: he was assassinated in 1968, two years before President Nixon signed the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).…
While the SAFE Banking Act continues its seemingly never-ending rise and fall through the halls of Congress, it’s important to take a step back and ask what would actually be accomplished if the bill were to pass. Would this mean that any legitimate cannabis business can walk into any bank and conduct business as usual?…
A US Senate candidate in Louisiana released a campaign ad Tuesday in which he smokes marijuana in an attempt to spark what he calls “a new conversation” around the drug. Gary Chambers Jr., a Democrat and social justice activist, is shown in the ad sitting in a chair and taking puffs from a rolled marijuana blunt.…
Paradise’s focus is on the growing market for CBD products A chain of cannabis stores part owned by former president Vicente Fox is pursuing an aggressive expansion strategy: it intends to open 130 additional outlets by the end of the year. Paradise, which sells products such as CBD (cannabidiol) oil, hemp oil, bongs, pipes, marijuana…