CCMA Greenbrief January 17th: BCC Regulations Get Approved By The Office Of Administrative Law…Feds Introduce Medical Cannabis Research Act…Delivery Services Approved In CA…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Thursday, January 17, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) Introduced The Medical Cannabis Research Act Which Would Require The Justice Department To Approve Medical Cannabis Research & Force The Attorney General To Begin Issuing New Licenses On A Set Timetable   “These approved ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 16th: AG Nominee William Barr Will Not Go Against State Compliant Cannabis Companies…UN Continues To Classify Cannabis As A Dangerous Drug…Four Governors Talk Cannabis Reform….

CCMA Political  greenBrief Wednesday, January 16, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Attorney General Nominee William Barr Stated He Will Not Go After Marijuana Companies Operating Legally According To State Laws But Says Congress Needs To Make A Decision As To Whether Federal Law Would Be Changed   “I’m not going to go after companies ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 15th: Major Financial Loss Predicted for Alcohol & Tobacco Due to Legal Cannabis… CA Gov Urges More Funding for Cannabis Reg Enforcement… Illinois Gov Promises Legalization in Inauguration Speech…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Tuesday, January 15, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Founder Of The Congressional Cannabis Caucus Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) Says Legalization Is Coming In The Near Future, Whether Opponents Admit It Or Not. The Cannabis Caucus & Growing Ranks Of Pot-Friendly Lawmakers Are Already Pushing National Party ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 14th: Feds Introduce Bill to Revive Cole Memo Protections…Cannabis Trade Federation Hires 15 D.C. Lobbyists, Pushing for Federal Reform…Rhode Island May Be Next State to Legalize Recreational Cannabis…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Monday, January 14, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Rep. Lou Correa (D-CA) & Six Other Lawmakers Introduced The Sensible Enforcement Of Cannabis Act, A Bill That Mirrors The Obama-Era Cole Memo.   “The Department’s ill-conceived decision adversely affects California and other states that in ‘good faith’ ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 11th: Gov. Newsom’s Budget Projects $514M In Cannabis State Tax Revenues…MedMen Faces $20M Lawsuit…More Red States Hopping Onto Legalization Bills After H.R. 420…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Friday, January 11, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Governor Newsom Released His Proposed CA State Budget On Thursday, Estimating $355 Million In Cannabis Excise Taxes By The End Of June — Roughly Half Of What Was Once Expected. Experts Say Diminishing Tax Revenue Reflect The Strength Of The Illicit Market Where ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 10th: Feds Introduce H.R. 420 Which Will Regulate Cannabis Like Alcohol…CA Dep. Of Food & Agriculture Delays Cannabis Inspections…Cannabis Companies Struggle With Sustainability…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Thursday, January 10, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) Introduced H.R. 420, A Bill That Will Take Cannabis Off The Federal Controlled Substance Act. This Bill Would Also Allow Cannabis To Be Regulated Like Alcohol And Allow Federal Research Into The Potential Health Impacts And Uses ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 9th: CA Senator Introduces Cannabis Banking Bill…Track-And-Trace Systems Still Working Out Flaws…The Congressional Cannabis Caucus Brings In New Members…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Wednesday, January 9, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org State Senator Robert Hertzberg Introduced A Bill, SB 51, That Would Provide For The Licensing And Regulation Of Cannabis Limited Charter Banks And Credit Unions Under The Oversight Of The Commissioner Of Business Oversight.   “Since D.C. voters approved ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 8th: Sen. Kamala Harris Calls For Federal Legalization of Cannabis…San Francisco Grandfathers Medical Dispensaries Into Recreational Licensing After Deadline…Marin County Examines Delivery Licensee Applicants…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Tuesday, January 8, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) Calls for Cannabis Legalization in Her New Book, “The Truths We Hold: An American Journey.”   “We need to legalize marijuana and regulate it. And we need to expunge nonviolent marijuana-related offenses from the ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 7th: Legal Cannabis Sales Dip $500M in CA… Bakersfield Approves Cannabis Delivery… Redding Opens Drive-Through Dispensary….

CCMA Political  greenBrief Monday, January 7, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN), Pictured Here, And Rep. Don Young (R-AK) Introduces The CARERS Act To Allow States To Protect States’ Medical Cannabis Programs From Federal Interference   “By ensuring that states are able to set their own medical marijuana policies, ...
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CCMA Greenbrief January 4th: Feds Introduce Two Cannabis Reform Bills On The First Day Of Session…Medical Collectives Will Need State Licensure After Jan. 9th…CA Cannabis Sales Fall Short, But Growing…

CCMA Political  greenBrief Friday, January 4, 2019 www.cannabismanufacturers.org The 116th Congress Introduced 2 Cannabis Reform Bills on Day One of Session: The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion & Respect States (CARERS) Act Would Allow States To Have Medical Cannabis Programs Without Interference From The Federal Government; While ...
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