Medical marijuana bills filed in South Carolina

A South Carolina state house representative has pre-filed two medical marijuana bills that his fellow legislators will consider during the 2017 legislative session. If passed, the bills would be another major advance for cannabis legalization in the traditionally conservative South, where Florida, Arkansas, and Louisiana passed medical marijuana laws in 2016. Tennessee and Kentucky lawmakers also pre-filed medical marijuana bills this month that will be considered in their 2017 legislative sessions. Democrat Todd Rutherford of Columbia, South Carolina filed H. 3128, the “Put Patients First Act,” which would allow qualifying medical marijuana patients to ... Medical marijuana bills filed in South Carolina is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs