While there would be no possibility of jail time under the bill, these offenses would still be classified as misdemeanors.
Assembly Bill 341 allows adults 21 and older to purchase and consume adult-use cannabis products on-site at any licensed “cannabis consumption lounge.”
The measure makes numerous changes to the state’s medical program — several of which may hamper patients’ access to medical cannabis products.
Assembly Bill 341 would regulate two different types of establishments, both defined as “cannabis consumption lounges.”
Medical cannabis expansion legislation is on its way to the governor’s desk, and other updates from the 2021 legislative session.
The new law will take effect once regulations are established, in which regulators have until March 1, 2022.
House Bill 652 reduces the penalty for the possession of up to 14 grams of marijuana to a $100 fine only.
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