Proposed H.B. No. 5539
Session Year 2017
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGALIZATION, TAXATION AND REGULATION OF THE RETAIL SALE AND USE OF MARIJUANA.

To legalize and regulate the retail sale, personal growth and recreational use of marijuana in order to raise revenue for the General Fund and for substance abuse treatment, prevention, education and awareness.

Introduced by:
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Toni E. Walker, 93rd Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Patricia A. Dillon, 92nd Dist.
Rep. Edwin Vargas, 6th Dist.
Rep. Christopher Rosario, 128th Dist.
Rep. Diana S. Urban, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Gregory Haddad, 54th Dist.
Rep. Susan M. Johnson, 49th Dist.
Rep. James M. Albis, 99th Dist.
Rep. Kim Rose, 118th Dist.
Rep. Angel Arce, 4th Dist.
Rep. Steven J. Stafstrom, 129th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Lesser, 100th Dist.
Rep. Ezequiel Santiago, 130th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Rep. Roland J. Lemar, 96th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/12/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of HB-5539

Rep. John "Jack" F. Hennessy, 127th Dist.
Rep. Josh Elliott, 88th Dist.
Rep. Jeff Currey, 11th Dist.
Rep. Michael D'Agostino, 91st Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Russell A. Morin, 28th Dist.

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