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MMCM LEGISLATIVE REPORT. IMPORTANT DATES THIS WEEK …….

Legislative updates Click Here

Work Session: Thursday April 6th 1-4PM LD 764 - "An Act To Prohibit the Exclusion of a Patient from Eligibility for an Organ Transplant Based on Medical Marijuana Use" Cross Bldg. Rm# 209. This will be one of four Bills they will be working on.
Audio Link: http://legislature.maine.gov/Audio/ -209 

New Bills Out This Week:

- Maine

LD 1209 – “An Act To Reserve for County Government One Percent of the Excise Tax Revenue from the Sale of Retail Marijuana” By Rep. Martin of Sinclair. This Bill seeks to give 1% of all sales tax back to counties to offset policy development, enforcement and planning costs associated with Adult Use.

- Federal

S.777 – “A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow deductions and credits relating to expenditures in connection with marijuana sales conducted in compliance with State law.” By Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]
S.780 – “A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to reduce the gap between Federal and State marijuana policy, and for other purposes” By Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]
S. 776 - A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the taxation and regulation of marijuana products, and for other purposes. By Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]
H.R. 1841 - “To provide for the regulation of marijuana products, and for other purposes” By Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2]
H.R. 1824  – “To amend the Controlled Substances Act to reduce the gap between Federal and State marijuana policy, and for other purposes.” By Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]
H.R. 1823 – “To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the taxation and regulation of marijuana products, and for other purposes” By Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]
H.R. 1820 – “To authorize Department of Veterans Affairs health care providers to provide recommendations and opinions to veterans regarding participation in State marijuana programs”
H.R. 1810 - “To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow deductions and credits relating to expenditures in connection with marijuana sales conducted in compliance with State law” By Rep. Curbelo, Carlos [R-FL-26]