Montana Legislature prepares to regulate MMJ, again
The Montana Legislature is gearing up for a new session of lawmaking, and on tap already are up to 10 bills related to the medical cannabis industry.
According to the Missoulian, the measures vary from an outright overturn of Initiative 182 – which Montana voters approved in the election earlier this month – to pro-cannabis bills that would restore access for MMJ patients.
The legislature has immense power over the industry in Montana, given that I-182 is a state statute and not an amendment to the state constitution. That means legislators are free to adjust the