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Virginia Lawmakers Send Cannabis Legalization Bill, With 2024 Start, to Governor’s Desk

After last-minute debate over differences between the House and Senate versions, lawmakers came to an agreement. Advocates promise to push for legal home grow and possession to take effect ahead of sales, set to start in 2024.

Virginia
Nevada

Nevada Selects Cannabis Lounges to Open in 2023

Gov. Steve Sisolak signed a bill into law in mid-2021 that paved the way for dozens of lounges to open across the state in the coming months.

Newsletter

The latest on FDA’s cannabis data collection efforts • NJ regulators propose lounge rules • & more …

An excerpt from recent editions of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

Congress

Historic: President Joe Biden Signs Cannabis Research Bill 

It’s the first standalone cannabis bill to be signed into law since the passage of the Controlled Substances Act of 1970.