Clarify the Intent of the Licensing Provisions in the Marijuana Legalization Act

Last updated: Mar 26, 2018

Details about this bill
Category: Marijuana
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Lance Harvell, House 89
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 798

Position:

Monitoring.

Summary:

This bill amends the Marijuana Legalization Act to require the state licensing authority, when issuing a license under the Act, to give preference to individuals who are residents of this State and to businesses that are organized or incorporated in this State. This bill also requires any licenses issued for retail marijuana cultivation facilities to be issued in an equal number between those facilities with 3,000 square feet or less of plant canopy and those with more than 3,000 square feet of plant canopy.