RI H5273 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 29 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-04-12 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House State Government & Elections Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


DBR to conduct social/racial equity analysis on issuance of business licenses to include license to sell marijuana.

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The Edward O. Hawkins And Thomas C. Slater Medical Marijuana Act -- The Rhode Island Cannabis Equity Act Of 2021



2021-04-12HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-04-08HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/12/2021)
2021-04-02HouseCommittee transferred to House State Government & Elections
2021-01-29HouseIntroduced, referred to House Corporations

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