10 Jul 2017
Massachusetts allots $2M to recreational cannabis commissionMassachusetts will funnel $2 million into a state marijuana commission tasked with implementing the state’s recreational cannabis law. The funding is part of a compromise budget lawmakers passed last week. The budget compromise could lead to the resumption of negotiations between a House-Senate committee on regulations tied to the adult-use marijuana law approved by Massachusetts voters last year. The House Speaker temporarily suspended those talks last week, saying he wanted lawmakers to focus on budget talks.
Some observers said the money budgeted for the marijuana commission isn’t nearly enough. “The $2 million marijuana … falls far short of the... Massachusetts allots $2M to recreational cannabis commission is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs