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HB 63 Passes Out of the House! – Moves on to the Senate

Today, the Texas House of Representatives voted to approve HB 63, which would reduce penalties for possession of 1 ounce of marijuana. This is a historic step forward in changing Texas’ current draconian laws. Now that the bill has made it out of the House, it will move on to the Senate. Contact your Senator…



Marijuana Decriminalization Advances! What Can Texans Do?

Rep. Joe Moody’s bill to reduce penalties for low-level marijuana possession has been added to the House Calendar for April 25th! ​At the Capitol, the Calendars Committee placed HB 63, which would remove jail time and the collateral consequences that come along with a criminal marijuana possession conviction, on the House Calendar on April 25th! This…



Medical Marijuana Advances Out of Committee! (And next steps!)

Today the Public Health Committee in the House advanced medical cannabis! Today at the Capitol, the Public Health Committee approved Rep. Lucio III’s HB 1365, which expands medical access to cannabis. The bill was amended and passed with unanimous support from committee members! Take Action — Texas Two-Step! Time is tight to move bills forward,…



Second Chance Lobby Day – Texas Marijuana Policy on April 23rd

Texas State Capitol, John H. Reagan Building (Room 130 | Map) 1400 Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas 78701 Register!​ With our lawmakers meeting for only 140 days every two years, we have a lot of work to do in a short period of time. Your participation is critical to changing laws relating to marijuana in Texas.…



Upcoming Opportunities to Take Action in Austin!

Here are some upcoming opportunities for you to be involved in the action in Austin: Direct Action at the Capitol – Wednesday, April 17 at 11am Working in teams, we’ll be delivering fliers to every legislative office in the Capitol. This week’s flier is dedicated to supporting medical marijuana, which will be having a big…



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