April 9, 2021

Two Penalty Reduction Bills Advance! Next Steps

Two bills addressing reducing penalties for marijuana possession and THC concentrates have been voted out of the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee. The bills now heads to […]
April 8, 2021

Medical Cannabis Bill HB 1535 Passes Out of Committee

HB 1535, authored by Rep. Stephanie Klick, was voted unanimously out of the Texas House Public Health Committee after a hearing on Wednesday. The bill now […]
April 6, 2021

Testimony in Support of Penalty Reduction by Texas NORML Executive Director

Thank you Chairwoman and Committee Members. My name is Jax Finkel and I am representing myself and the Texas Chapter of the National Organization for the […]
April 2, 2021

Hearing Alert: Hemp Bill 3948

Thursday, April 8th: The House Agriculture and Livestock Committee will meet to consider HB 3948 which focuses on the regulation and production of hemp and consumable […]
April 1, 2021

Hearing Alert: Medical Cannabis Bill 1535

Wednesday, April 7th: The Public Health Committee will meet to consider HB 1535 which would improve access to medical cannabis. The meeting will begin at 8am. […]
April 1, 2021

Hearing Alert: Marijuana Penalty Reduction Bills

Tuesday, April 6th: House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee will meet to consider a number of marijuana bills which aim to reduce penalties for possession. The meeting will […]
March 31, 2021

Texas NORML’s 420 Happy Hour

Tuesday, April 20th from 5-6:30pm CT Texas NORML welcomes a wide variety of distinguished speakers to discuss all things cannabis with us on 4/20! We will […]
March 29, 2021

Live Webinar: A Review of the Texas Patient Study on Medical Cannabis (4/12/21)

Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy and Foundation for an Informed Texas have worked together on a survey of Texas patients to better understand patient needs, why they […]
March 25, 2021

Medical Cannabis Exhibit at the Texas Capitol

The Texas Legislature is in session and dozens of marijuana-related bills​ have been introduced, including including proposals to reduce the penalties for marijuana possession. Our coalition partners, […]