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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 5552

   
 

*HB0545005552SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5450

File No. 700

Cal. No. 447

"AN ACT CONCERNING THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA. "

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

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective from passage) Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 21a-408a to 21a-408o, inclusive, of the general statutes, no marijuana shall be prescribed to a qualifying patient under eighteen years of age who is not an emancipated minor before clinical trials are conducted on the potential side effects of marijuana. "

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

Sec. 501

from passage

New section