expands extends the medical marijuana research grant program by: through fiscal year 2023-24.
Providing grant funding for research intended to ascertain the safety of medical marijuana products; and
Encouraging the state board of health to prioritize grants to research the safety of medical marijuana products and the safety of administering medical marijuana for posttraumatic stress disorder. The bill requires the state treasurer to transfer $3 million from the general fund to the health research subaccount in the medical marijuana cash fund for the purpose of providing research grants and administering the grant program.
(Note: Italicized words indicate new material added to the original summary; dashes through words indicate deletions from the original summary.)
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)