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HB18-1187

Food And Drug Administration Cannabidiol Drug Use

Concerning the lawful use of a prescription drug that contains cannabidiol that is approved by the United States food and drug administration.
Session:
2018 Regular Session
Subject:
Health Care & Health Insurance

The bill amends the definition of 'marijuana' to exclude prescription drug products approved by the federal food and drug administration and dispensed by a pharmacy or prescription drug outlet registered by the state of Colorado. The bill also specifies that the change does not restrict or otherwise affect regulation of or access to:

  • Marijuana that is authorized the Colorado constitution and statutes; or
  • Industrial hemp and derivatives therefrom, as authorized by the Colorado constitution and statutes.
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Status

Introduced
Passed
Became Law

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