WV HB2331 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-01-11 - To House Health and Human Resources
Pending: House Health & Human Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to legalize the personal use and possession of cannabis by adults; providing for a county option election to allow for the production and sales in that county; providing for regulation by the Bureau of Health; authorizing an excise and local sales tax on cannabis; prohibiting underage use; and preserving current laws relating to allowing employers and property owners to prohibit use or possession.

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Relating to legalizing cannabis production, sales and adult consumption



2019-01-11HouseTo House Health and Human Resources
2019-01-11HouseIntroduced in House
2019-01-11HouseTo Health and Human Resources then Judiciary then Finance
2019-01-11HouseFiled for introduction


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16A171New CodeSee Bill Text
16A172New CodeSee Bill Text
16A173New CodeSee Bill Text
16A174New CodeSee Bill Text
16A175New CodeSee Bill Text
16A176New CodeSee Bill Text
16A177New CodeSee Bill Text
16A178New CodeSee Bill Text
16A179New CodeSee Bill Text

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