WV HB2331 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB2331


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-23 - Motion to take from table rejected (Roll No. 35)
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


Roll Calls

2020-01-23 - House - Motion to take from table rejected (Roll No. 35) (Y: 39 N: 55 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2020-01-23 - House - Motion to discharge committee tabled (Roll No. 30) (Y: 54 N: 41 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-01-23HouseMotion to take from table rejected (Roll No. 35)
2020-01-23HouseMotion to discharge committee tabled (Roll No. 30)
2020-01-08HouseTo House Health and Human Resources
2020-01-08HouseIntroduced in House
2020-01-08HouseTo Health and Human Resources then Judiciary then Finance
2020-01-08HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2331 (Carry Over) 2019-01-11 - To House Health and Human Resources


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
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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Bill Comments