MD SB859 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 1 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-02 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring that certain advertisements for medical cannabis, medical cannabis products, or medical cannabis-related services be supported by substantial clinical evidence or data and include information about side effects or risks associated with the use of cannabis; prohibiting advertisements from being false or misleading or from containing certain designs, pictures, illustrations or representations; requiring any website owned, managed, or operated by certain providers to employ a neutral age-screening mechanism; etc.

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Roll Calls

2019-03-26 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-04-02HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-04-01SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-29SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-29SenateFloor Amendment {903826/1 (Senator Smith) Adopted
2019-03-29SenateMotion Returned Second Reading (Senator Zirkin) Adopted
2019-03-29SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-29SenateFavorable with Amendments {388672/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-27SenateSpecial Order until 3/28 (Senator West) Adopted
2019-03-27SenateFavorable with Amendments {388672/1
2019-03-22SenateSpecial Order until 3/26 (Senator Smith) Adopted
2019-03-22SenateFavorable with Amendments {388672/1
2019-03-21SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/26 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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