Tag Archives: medical cannabis

Cannabis compromise gets House committee approval

House Judiciary Committee approves compromise on medical cannabis bill, sends it to Rules Committee . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , medical cannabis

Two sides reach compromise on medical cannabis bill

A bill that expands the legal use of cannabis oil for medical purposes has been agreed to by the House and Senate sponsors of competing bills . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , list of medical conditions , medical cannabis

House votes to expand medical cannabis use

The House legislation would add eight more medical conditions to the list of those that can be legally treated with cannabis oil . . .

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Senate votes to weaken medical cannabis law

SB 16 would reduce the allowable level of THC that can be present in cannabis oil when used for medical purposes . . .

Tags: medical cannabis , THC level

House, Senate take different stances on medical cannabis

The two legislative chambers may be at odds this session on where Georgia should go next with its medical marijuana law . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , Ben Watson , medical cannabis

Political Notes — At least three Georgians voted to gut House ethics panel

Three of Georgia’s Republican House members have been identified as voting to gut the Committee on Congressional Ethics . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , Committee on Congressional Ethics , House Republicans , medical cannabis , Zell Miller Institute

Peake makes late try to pass medical cannabis bill

The medical marijuana bill is still alive as the General Assembly session heads into its final hours . . .

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Political Notes – Congress votes again to repeal ACA, Obama will veto

The U.S. House passes legislation to repeal the ACA and sends it to President Obama, but that’s as far as the repeal effort is expected to go . . .

Tags: ACA , Allen Peake , Barack Obama , Harold Jones , medical cannabis , Obamacare , Renee Unterman

Political Notes – Kemp will release voter data report on Monday

The results of an internal investigation into a massive data breach at the secretary of state’s office will be released to the public next week . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , Brian Kemp , hank johnson , judicial appointments , medical cannabis , Nathan Deal , voter data breach

Political Notes – Will Deal snuff out marijuana cultivation in Georgia?

Has Gov. Nathan Deal put the kibosh on plans to legalize the cultivation of marijuana in Georgia for medical purposes? . . .

Tags: Adam Wise , Allen Peake , medical cannabis , Nathan Deal , No Child Left Behind , PSC , Rob Woodall , Stan Wise