Archive | Medical Marijuana

Texas: Medical cannabis bill scheduled for a hearing — how can you help?

Patients at the Capitol on 4/25/17 holding a Press Conference asking for a hearing for HB 2107

Medical cannabis bill scheduled for a hearing — how can you help? Tuesday, May 2nd: Health Committee to Consider HB 2107 House Bill 2107, authored with bipartisan support by Rep. Eddie Lucio, III (D), Rep. Jason Isaac (R), Rep. Jame White (R) and Rep. Ron Simmons (R) would make the Compassionate Use Program more inclusive […]

Texas House Bill 2200 has been scheduled for a hearing!

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Texas House Bill 2200 has been scheduled for a hearing! Monday, May 24th: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee to Consider HB 2200  House Bill 2200, authored by Representative Gina Hinojosa (D – 49), would offer an affirmative defense regarding medical cannabis that would protect patients, caregivers and doctors. This bill would not legalize medical marijuana nor create […]

Constituent Advocacy Day – 2/8/17 – Registration Link

Constituent Advocacy Day  Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 @ the Texas State Capitol  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. Several bills for penalty reduction and medical cannabis having been pre-filed, we expect a busy 2017 Legislative Session! […]

Current List of Pre-Filed Bills and Joint Resolutions

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Current List of Pre-Filed Bills and Joint Resolutions What is a Joint Resolution? What can YOU do?  Pre-Filed Bills and Joint Resolutions  HB81/SB170 – Civil Penalty – takes possession of 1 ounce of marijuana or less out of the criminal realm and turn it into a civil offense by eliminating the arrest, jail time, and criminal record associated with low-level marijuana […]