WA House COG - Committee Meeting
(January 16, 2020)

Thursday January 16, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Observed
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The Washington State House Commerce and Gaming Committee (WA House COG) considers issues relating to the regulation of commerce in alcohol, tobacco and cannabis, as well as issues relating to the regulation and oversight of gaming, including tribal compacts.​

Public Hearings

  • HB 2263 - Expanding opportunities for marijuana businesses by removing residency barriers and providing access to capital for minority and women-owned businesses through a fee on certain investments.
  • HB 2361 - Concerning cannabis industry workplace standards.

Engagement Options

In-Person

O'Brien Building, 15th Avenue Southwest, Olympia, WA, USA

Hearing Room C

Observations

Public hearings on cannabis-related bills HB 2263 and HB 2361 filled the hearing room to capacity, and generated significantly more resistance than promotion.

Here are some observations from the Thursday January 16th Washington State House Commerce and Gaming Committee (WA House COG) Committee Meeting.

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