DC B23-0309 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)
Status: Passed on December 17 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-01-01 - Act A23-0540 Published in DC Register Vol 68 and Page 00048
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


As introduced it prohibits the District of Columbia government from discriminating, in employment, against individuals participating in the medical marijuana program. FUNDING NOTE - This bill is "Subject to Appropriations"; please see Fiscal Impact Statement under Other Documents.

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Medical Marijuana Program Patient Employment Protection Amendment Act of 2019


Roll Calls

2020-12-01 - Council - Final Reading, CC (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2020-11-10 - Council - First Reading, CC (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [FAIL]


2021-01-01CouncilAct A23-0540 Published in DC Register Vol 68 and Page 00048
2020-12-23CouncilReturned from Mayor
2020-12-17CouncilSigned by the Mayor and Enacted with Act Number A23-0540
2020-12-08CouncilTransmitted to Mayor, Response Due on December 22, 2020
2020-12-01CouncilFinal Reading, CC
2020-11-10CouncilFirst Reading, CC
2020-10-27CouncilCommittee Report Filed
2020-10-27CouncilCommittee Mark-up of B23-0309
2019-09-25CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2019-06-21CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-06-07CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0309 Published in the DC Register
2019-05-28CouncilReferred to Committee on Labor and Workforce Development
2019-05-28CouncilIntroduced in Committee of the Whole

Washington D.C. State Sources

Bill Comments 750