The biennium budget is scheduled to be signed on Tuesday.
All eleven cannabis-related bills passed by the legislature were signed into law without change or veto by the Governor.
HB 2052 – “Clarifying marijuana product testing by revising provisions concerning marijuana testing laboratory accreditation and establishing a cannabis science task force.”
The agency may be asked to evaluate taxation of marijuana products by THC level + a quarterly labs update.
The next MJ Freeway Leaf release was pulled forward to June 6th and the WSLCB was considering a traceability workflow for importing CBD additives for marijuana products.
SB 5298 – “Regarding labeling of marijuana products.”
HB 1792 – “Concerning criminal penalties applicable to licensed marijuana retailers and employees of marijuana retail outlets.”
SB 5318 – “Reforming the compliance and enforcement provisions for marijuana licensees.”
HB 1794 – “Concerning agreements between licensed marijuana businesses and other people and businesses, including royalty and licensing agreements relating to the use of intellectual property.”
SB 5605 – “Concerning misdemeanor marijuana offense convictions.”