MA lawmakers mull delay in rec marijuana law rollout
Massachusetts State Senate President Stanley C. Rosenberg, a Democrat who favored adult-use legalization, confirmed that lawmakers are discussing a delay of in the rollout of the state’s recreational marijuana law that voters passed on Nov. 8.
He said all deadline dates were “on the table,” according to the Boston Globe. The reason? To give officials more time to craft regulations.
Some key dates include Dec. 15, when the new law says recreational cannabis can be legal to possess and consume for persons 21 years of age and older, and March 1, when the state treasurer is supposed to