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General Assembly



January Session, 2007

LCO No. 8152



Offered by:


SEN. FREEDMAN, 26th Dist.


To: Subst. House Bill No. 6715

File No. 878

Cal. No. 633

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (Effective July 1, 2007) The Department of Public Safety shall study the impact of the legalization of palliative marijuana use in Vermont and shall analyze (1) the impact on Vermont local and state police departments of the enforcement of fraudulent claims associated with such legalization, and (2) the overall increase of arrests for the illegal use of marijuana in Vermont. On or before February 1, 2008, the department shall report its findings and recommendations to the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to public safety, in accordance with the provisions of section 11-4a of the general statutes. "