Jul 26, 2018
Gov. Paul LePage, Health and Human Services Committee, Maine, Maine Legislature, ME, medical cannabis, Medical Marijuana, medical marijuana program
Earlier this month, the Maine Legislature overrode Gov. LePage’s vetoes of LD 238 and LD 1539, bills to improve Maine’s medical marijuana program. LD 238 allows for third-party extraction of medical marijuana. LD 1539 is the culmination of the Health and Human Services Committee’s session-long work reforming the medical marijuana program.
The bipartisan omnibus reform bill:
These reforms are a win for the patients and the industry, and a hearty “Congratulations!” is in order for everyone that worked hard to make this happen.