Date(s) - 03/28/2018
11:30 pm - 2:00 am
Join us for CT Norml’s March Monthy Meeting at the Pine Loft on the Berlin Turnpike!
From 7:30-8 we will have time for socializing and networking. The meeting will begin at 8pm.
For future meetings we will continue to have some of them scheduled in New Haven, as well as other areas of the state. If you have any recommendations as to future locations for us to have meetings or would like us to come to your area, please reach out to us!
This meeting we will be discussing proposed legalization bills, along with educational workshops and grassroots events that we will be having in the near future.
**There is a scheduled hearing for legalization coming up; check Connecticut NORML’s event page for information.**
Please keep an eye out on CT Norml’s Facebook page for new posts and events.
***Get your testimony ready!***
Raised Bill No 5458 AN ACT CONCERNING THE REGULATION OF THE RETAIL SALE OF MARIJUANA
-Legalizes personal possession of up to 1oz of marijuana for individuals 21+
-Allows individuals the right to grow up to 6 plants on their own property for individual use, limit 12 plants per household
-Establishes a Marijuana Control Commission, which will issue a select number of licenses to marijuana lounges and retailers
Find the bill here: https://www.cga.ct.gov/
**The DCP’s Board of Physicians are still accepting written testimony and are particularly interested in testimony from mental health and addiction specialists, but testimony from all members of the public will be accepted. They will accept written testimony until Friday, March 30 at 5 pm.**
Email testimony to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line “Board of Physicians Testimony.”