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General Assembly



February Session, 2012

LCO No. 4664



Offered by:


SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.


To: House Bill No. 5389

File No. 597

Cal. No. 430

In line 75, strike "Department of Consumer Protection" and insert "Department of Public Health" in lieu thereof

In line 76, strike "14" and insert "501" in lieu thereof

Strike subdivision (2) of subsection (c) of section 14 in its entirety and renumber the remaining subdivisions and internal references accordingly

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

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective October 1, 2012) (a) The Commissioner of Public Health shall adopt regulations, in accordance with chapter 54 of the general statutes, to implement the provisions of subdivision (2) of subsection (a) of section 2 of this act. At a minimum, such regulations shall define the protocols for determining the amount of usable marijuana necessary to constitute an adequate supply to ensure uninterrupted availability for a period of one month, including topical treatments.

(b) The commissioner shall submit regulations pursuant to subsection (a) of this section to the standing legislative regulation review committee not later than July 1, 2013. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Sec. 501

October 1, 2012

New section