Hundreds of advocates from throughout the condition joined us at the Texas Capitol to pay a visit to with their legislators in assistance marijuana regulation reform! Our occasion was protected by KVUE (video), Texas Community Radio (audio), KRLD Radio (broadcast and print). KXAN (video clip) also protected our get the job done previously in the 7 days.
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Far more than two dozen marijuana connected charges have been launched for consideration by the 86th Texas Legislature, include proposals to decriminalize compact amounts to expand professional medical access for sufferers.
We are in an superb placement to pass significant legislation this session! As we go ahead via the legislative process, we are concentrated on two priority guidelines:
Lessening penalties for small-amount possession
Our objective is to do away with risk of arrest, jail time, and (most importantly) the criminal record presently linked with cannabis possession. (Support: HB sixty three | SB 156)
Building the Compassionate Use Application far more inclusive
We’d like to see the Compassionate Use Method manufactured extra inclusive by making it possible for a lot more inclusive obtain to entire plant cannabis for people with debilitating professional medical conditions like cancer, PTSD, various sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, and far more. (Assistance: HB 1365 | SB ninety)
Together, we will pass meaningful marijuana legislation reform in Texas. Thank you for your continued aid and advocacy!