July 10, 2019

Texas Marijuana Policy Conference

Historic progress was made during this year’s legislative session. Our state legalized hemp production and expanded access to the Compassionate Use Program, creating tremendous opportunity for […]
June 26, 2019

Signed: New Hemp and Medical Cannabis Laws with invite to upcoming Texas Marijuana Policy Conference

The Governor signed both the Hemp Farming Act and a Limited Expansion of the Texas Compassionate Use Program (TCUP). Industrial Hemp Program (HB 1325) – The Governor […]
June 8, 2019

The 86th Legislative Session – Wrap Up

The 86th Legislative Session saw a record number of marijuana related bills filed in both the House and the Senate. There were some important advancements, powerful […]
June 6, 2019

Texas NORML June 2019 Meeting (Video)

Texas NORML holds a meeting on the first Wednesday of each month at the Flamingo Cantina in Austin where the organization provides updates on the progress […]
May 23, 2019

HB 3703 Passes Texas Senate – Full Video

Texas senators debated HB 3703 before passing it unanimously. A key concern from some members of the Senate was that expanding access to medical marijuana CBD […]
May 22, 2019

Medical Cannabis Debated and Passes the Senate

Today the Texas Senate debated and unanimously passed HB 3703 (sponsored by Senator Donna Campbell), a proposal to include seizure disorders, multiple sclerosis, terminal cancer, incurable […]
May 20, 2019

Texas Legislative Update for Hemp & Medical Cannabis (Video)

Texas NORML Executive Director Jax Finkel gives an update on HB 1325 which legalizes the growing of hemp in Texas, and HB 3703, which expands the […]
May 20, 2019

Urgent Action: We have 24-48 hours to ensure a more inclusive medical program in Texas!

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee held a hearing and then quickly voted to unanimously pass HB 3703, a proposal to make low-THC cannabis available to those with […]
May 17, 2019

Urgent Action: PTSD and Other Service Related Disabilities Excluded from Legislation

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee held a hearing and the quickly voted to unanimously pass HB 3703​​, a proposal to make low-THC cannabis available to […]