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Key Votes

HB 6715 - Medical Use of Marijuana Bill - Key Vote

Connecticut Key Votes

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Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Medical Use of Marijuana Bill

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (23-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Medical Use of Marijuana Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill decriminalizing possession and use of limited amounts of marijuana for those with seriously debilitating diseases.

Highlights:
-Allows those diagnosed with debilitating medical conditions and their primary caregivers to possess marijuana without risk of arrest or prosecution by any state agency (Sec. 2). -Limits the amount of marijuana allowed to four plants not taller than four feet each and one ounce of dried marijuana (Sec. 2). -Specifies that no person with a history of marijuana possession or drug dealing be certified as a primary caretaker (Sec 2.)
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (89-58) - (Key vote)

Title: Medical Use of Marijuana Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill decriminalizing possession and use of limited amounts of marijuana for those with seriously debilitating diseases.

Highlights:
-Allows those diagnosed with debilitating medical conditions and their primary caregivers to possess marijuana without risk of arrest or prosecution by any state agency (Sec. 2). -Limits the amount of marijuana allowed to four plants not taller than four feet each and one ounce of dried marijuana (Sec. 2). -Specifies that no person with a history of marijuana possession or drug dealing be certified as a primary caretaker (Sec 2.)
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Medical Use of Marijuana Bill

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