OH HB523 | 2015-2016 | 131st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on September 8 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-09-08 - Effective 9/8/16
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


To amend sections 109.572, 519.21, 4123.54, 4729.75, 4729.80, 4729.84, 4729.85, 4729.86, 4731.22, 4731.281, 4776.02, 4776.04, and 5713.30 and to enact sections 3796.01, 3796.02, 3796.021, 3796.03, 3796.031, 3796.032, 3796.04, 3796.05, 3796.06, 3796.061, 3796.07, 3796.08, 3796.09, 3796.10, 3796.11, 3796.12, 3796.13, 3796.14, 3796.15, 3796.16, 3796.17, 3796.18, 3796.19, 3796.20, 3796.21, 3796.22, 3796.23, 3796.24, 3796.27, 3796.28, 3796.29, 3796.30, 4729.771, 4731.229, 4731.30, 4731.301, and 4731.302 of the Revised Code to authorize the use of marijuana for medical purposes and to establish the Medical Marijuana Control Program.

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Authorizes the use of marijuana for medical purposes


Roll Calls

2016-05-25 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 7 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-05-25 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 19 N: 15 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-05-10 - House - House Passed (Y: 71 N: 25 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-05-09 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-09-08 Effective 9/8/16
2016-05-25HouseConcurred in Senate amendments
2016-05-25SenateReported - Substitute: Government Oversight and Reform
2016-05-11SenateRefer to Committee: Government Oversight and Reform
2016-05-09HouseReported - Substitute: Select Committee on Medical Marijuana
2016-04-19HouseRefer to Committee: Select Committee on Medical Marijuana


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Ohio State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-votes?id=GA131-HB-523

Bill Comments