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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 4257

   
 

*HB0545004257HDO*

Offered by:

 

REP. GENTILE, 104th Dist.

REP. ROJAS, 9th Dist.

REP. RITTER M. , 1st Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5450

File No. 486

Cal. No. 307

"AN ACT CONCERNING THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA. "

In line 66, strike "or otherwise" and insert in lieu thereof "and"

In line 69, after "older" insert "and"

In line 76, strike "or (ii)" and insert in lieu thereof "(ii) is an emancipated minor, or (iii)"

In lines 232 and 253, after "age" insert "and not an emancipated minor"

In line 361, strike "(d)" and insert in lieu thereof "[(d)] (e)"

After line 372, insert the following:

"(d) The Board of Physicians may review the list of debilitating medical conditions that qualify for the palliative use of marijuana and make recommendations to the joint standing committees of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to general law and public health for the removal of a debilitating medical condition, medical treatment or disease from such list."

In line 373, bracket "(d)" and, after the closing bracket, insert "(e)"