In Pennsylvania, Support For Medical Marijuana Increases

Colorado Moves to Solve the Cannabis Banking ProblemAdvocates for legalizing medical marijuana in Pennsylvania are confident that a change in administration and in legislative attitudes will lead to a bill that is more complete and progressive than a watered-down measure that died last year. Last year’s bill, SB 1182, passed the Senate, 43-7, in September but did not move to the House, where the Republican leadership was skeptical of passage. Additionally, then-Gov. Tom Corbett had opposed the legislation.

“It’s definitely going to be more comprehensive under a strictly regulated medical environment,” state Sen. Mike Folmer, R-Lebanon, said of Senate Bill 3, which calls for medical marijuana legalization. Like last year’s effort, he and Sen. Daylin Leach, D-Montgomery, are co-sponsors.

To read more, visit http://www.post-gazette.com/news/health/2015/01/29/Support-surfaces-for-Pennsylvania-medical-marijuana-bill/stories/201501290182

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