IN HB1615 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 3-1)
Status: Introduced on January 19 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-01-19 - First reading: referred to Committee on Public Health
Pending: House Public Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Legalization of cannabis. Legalizes the sale and use of cannabis by a person at least 18 years of age. Requires the Indiana department of health to establish a program to issue a medical cannabis identification card to a patient whose physician has recommended cannabis to treat a medical condition. Permits the sale of cannabis to a person less than 18 years of age if the person has been issued a medical cannabis identification card, and exempts purchases by a medical cannabis cardholder from sales tax. Makes conforming amendments.

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Legalization of cannabis.



2023-01-19HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Public Health
2023-01-19HouseAuthored by Representative Payne
2023-01-19HouseCoauthored by Representatives VanNatter, Pierce K, Miller K


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