Home Invoice 110 didn’t get a vote within the Home despite the fact that it made it out of 1 committee earlier than being reassigned to a different. However Senate Invoice 24, the Proper to Strive invoice, handed the Home 40-0-1 at 12:11 am on the ultimate night time, and the Senate Invoice 170, the CBD-Wealthy Card invoice, handed as nicely.

First, let’s begin with SB24. It could enable sufferers who don’t have already got a qualifying situation beneath the Medical Marijuana legislation to buy and use medical marijuana for any situation {that a} doctor certifies that medical marijuana would seemingly present a therapeutic or palliative profit.

This might have the additional advantage of serving to ease the opioid epidemic if medical marijuana can be utilized as a ache reliever for circumstances usually handled with opioids.

WHERE IS THE BILL? Handed Senate 16-5. Handed the Home 40-0-1. Despatched to the Governor.

DEMOCRATIC SPONSORS – Bentz, Paradee, Sturgeon, Baumbach, Bennett, Brady, Q.Johnson, Osienski, Schwartzkopf, Seigfried, Viola, Ok.Williams

REPUBLICAN SPONSORS – Delcollo, Lopez, Ramone, Cloutier, Hocker, Pettyjohn, M.Smith, Spiegelman

YES VOTES – SENATE — Brown Cloutier Delcollo Ennis Hansen Hocker Lockman Lopez McBride Paradee Pettyjohn Poore Sokola Sturgeon Townsend Walsh ||| HOUSE — Baumbach Bennett Bentz Bolden Brady Bush Carson Chukwuocha Collins Cooke D. Brief Dorsey Walker Dukes Grey Griffith Heffernan Hensley Jaques Ok. Johnson Ok.Williams Kowalko Longhurst Lynn Matthews Michael Smith Minor-Brown Mitchell Morris Osienski Postles Q. Johnson Ramone Schwartzkopf Seigfried Shupe Smyk Spiegelman Vanderwende Viola Yearick 

NO VOTES – SENATE — Bonini Lawson Richardson Wilson McDowell*   ||| HOUSE — None

ABSENT – Briggs King

*Not voting is a no vote for our functions.


Senate Invoice 170 , a invoice sponsored by Senators Bryan Townsend and  Anthony Delcollo and Consultant Ed Osienski, would create a CBD-Wealthy Medical Hashish Card to buy CBD merchandise.

What’s CBD? CBD, quick for cannabidiol, is a chemical compound from the cannabis plant. It’s a naturally occurring substance that’s utilized in merchandise like oils and edibles to impart a sense of leisure and calm. In contrast to its cousin tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), it’s not psychoactive. Sure, it is not going to get you excessive.

CBD has been permitted by the FDA as a therapy of sure varieties of epilepsy. However many individuals swear CBD has helped with a slew of different well being circumstances, together with again ache, osteoarthritis, even most cancers. It may possibly additionally assist with PTSD, anxiousness, seizures, melancholy, and continual ache.

It handed the Senate 19-2, and made it out of committee within the Home, however it didn’t get a vote earlier than shut of session.

WHERE IS THE BILL NOW? Handed the Senate 19-2. Out of committee within the Home 6/27/19.

DEMOCRATIC SPONSORS – Townsend, Osienski, Lockman, Paradee, Sokola, Sturgeon, Baumbach, Brady

REPUBLICAN SPONSORS – Delcollo, Cloutier, Lopez, Michael Smith, Spiegelman

YES VOTES – SENATE — Bonini Brown Cloutier Delcollo Ennis Hansen Hocker Lockman Lopez McBride McDowell Paradee Pettyjohn Poore Sokola Sturgeon Townsend Walsh Wilson ||| HOUSE —

NO VOTES – SENATE — Lawson, Richardson ||| HOUSE —


Lastly, though we couldn’t preserve navy assault weapons out of the palms of civilians, Senator Delcollo’s Senate Invoice 79, a invoice that will be sure that it’s authorized to own and buy a firearm whereas a Medical Marijuana Affected person, handed the Senate 20-0-1. However it didn’t get a vote within the Home earlier than shut of session.