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SB 1820 (2021) -  Medical Use of Marijuana

by Powell
Prohibiting an employer from taking adverse personnel action against an employee or a job applicant who is a qualified patient for his or her lawful use of medical marijuana; deleting a requirement that certain qualified physician examinations and assessments of a qualified patient be conducted while physically present in the same room as the qualified patient; authorizing certain third-party entities to grow, possess, test, transport, and lawfully dispose of marijuana for research purposes; authorizing telehealth providers to prescribe controlled substances to qualified patients through telehealth under certain circumstances, etc.
Effective Date: Upon becoming a law
Last Event: 04/30/21 S Died in Health Policy on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

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  • Health Policy
  • Governmental Oversight and Accountability
  • Rules

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Health Policy Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 204 Time: 03/10/2021 - 11:56 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Health Policy; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 204 Time: 03/04/2021 - 4:44 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 02/26/2021 - 12:30 PM Member: Committee: Version: __