MA governor signs recreational marijuana program into law

Massachusetts Gov. Charles Baker on Friday signed into law a recreational marijuana bill that will allow the state to launch an adult-use program approved by voters, and an hour later, the first members of the Cannabis Advisory Board were appointed. The state legislature passed a bill last week that modifies the voter-backed law passed in November. Baker opposed legalization but has vowed to carry out the will of the voters to legalize adult-use marijuana. Massachusetts is targeting a July 2018 launch date for the program. After the governor signed the bill, state Treasurer Deb Goldberg announced <a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/boston/news/2017/07/28/these-five-people-will-help-oversee-mass.html" ... MA governor signs recreational marijuana program into law is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs