The release schedule, the “Data Quality Effort,” and what comes after observation.
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Expect a public hearing for Mandatory Marijuana Signage at Wednesday’s WSLCB Board Meeting and significant legislative floor activity the first three days of the week.
11 cannabis-related bills remain in motion after Tuesday’s committee report deadline.
Cannabis trade name signs may not be allowed at Seattle Hempfest but rulemaking process at WSLCB is improving.
To act in the world is to be present, and contemplation of the past encourages a gaze that is not always forward looking. Here’s a look at the week ahead.
SB 5605 (vacating misdemeanor possession convictions) and SB 5298 (structure or function claims) are still moving, but SB 5985 was heard for other reasons.
Out-of-state corporate investment is “at the edge of the dam” and Russ Hauge wants to define craft producers and processors to help them survive “the flood.”
Bills that address budtender penalties, intellectual property, and lab accreditation are still moving in the legislature.
The state’s new hemp program continues to move forward and two medical cannabis bills also received lawmaker attention.
House committees heard testimony on SB 5605 to vacate misdemeanor marijuana convictions and recommended a new version of SB 5318 to reform WSLCB enforcement powers.