Stephen Carter

May 31, 2021

Cannabis legislation recap for the Texas 87th Legislature

A record six bills regarding cannabis policy passed from the Texas House to the Senate this session, including five bills on our priority list. Two of […]
May 30, 2021

Delta-8 Bans Stripped from Bills In Conference Committee: Will They Pass in Time?

THC Concentrates As passed out of the House and Senate State Affairs Committee hearing, HB 2593 garnered broad support, including favorable testimony from a sitting district […]
May 29, 2021

HB 3948 (Hemp) Goes to Conference Committee

As passed out of the House, HB 3948 garnered broad support from Texas farmers, industry, and businesses. The bill creates an important licensure process for research, […]
May 29, 2021

Texas Medical Cannabis Bill Adopted and Headed for Governor’s Desk

Many of you have been closely following HB 1535, authored by Chairwoman Klick, which would expand the Texas Compassionate Use Program and qualify more patients for […]
May 24, 2021

Medical Cannabis Bill Passes Senate Committee!

HB 1535, authored by Rep. Stephanie Klick, to expand the Texas Compassionate Use Program and qualify more patients for medical cannabis, has passed out of the […]
May 20, 2021

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has referred medical cannabis to the Senate Committee on State Affairs!

Thank you for taking the time to call and email the Lt. Governor about this critical legislation. HB 1535, authored by Rep. Stephanie Klick, would expand […]
May 18, 2021

URGENT: Call the Lt. Gov. to keep medical cannabis alive!

Legislation to expand our medical cannabis program is currently in the Texas Senate and can only be moved forward by Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick. We are […]
April 28, 2021

HB 1535: Medical Cannabis Expansion Approved by Texas House

The Texas House of Representatives took a step towards expanding the Compassionate Use Program today by voting in favor of HB 1535 on its second reading by a voice vote. The bill […]
April 28, 2021

HB 441: Marijuana penalty reduction bill advances to House Floor

Legislation which would reduce the penalty for possession of marijuana is coming up for a vote on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives this […]