DC B23-0280 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on May 6 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-10 - Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0280 Published in the DC Register
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Sequentially to the Committee on Business and Economic Development (sections 2, 3, 7, & 8) and then to the Committee of the Whole. (RE-REFERRED) As introduced it creates a regulatory scheme for the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, and sale of marijuana and marijuana produces sold for non-medical use in the District. It renames the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration to the Alcoholic Beverage and Cannabis Administrations (ABCA) and gives it the authority to regulate and license the sale, use, distribution, and cultivation of marijuana in the District.

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Safe Cannabis Sales Act Of 2019



2019-05-10CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0280 Published in the DC Register
2019-05-07CouncilReferred to Committee on Business and Economic Development
2019-05-06CouncilIntroduced in Office of the Secretary

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