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Allow Medical Marijuana Use For Stress Disorders

Concerning adding stress disorders to the list of debilitating medical conditions for the purposes of the use of medical marijuana.
2017 Regular Session
Liquor, Tobacco, & Marijuana
Bill Summary

Committee on Cost-benefit Analysis of Legalized Marijuana in Colorado.

The bill creates a statutory right to use medical marijuana for a patient with acute stress disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder. The bill creates the same rights, limitations, and criminal defenses and exceptions as the constitutional right to use medical marijuana.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


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Bill Text

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details