HB 722 – Health; patient registry program for the use of medical cannabis; provide

Description

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health, so as to provide for a patient registry program for the use of medical cannabis; to authorize rule making; to establish duties of patients, designated caregivers, physicians, and manufacturers of medical cannabis; to establish a medical cannabis tracking system; to provide for confidentiality of records; to establish patient protections; to impose penalties; to provide for nursing facilities; to establish fees; to establish a task force; to require impact assessment of medical cannabis therapeutic research; to require reports and audits; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Sponsors

Name District Url
Allen Peake (R) District 141 Related Bills and Articles
Alan Powell (R) District 32 Related Bills and Articles
John Meadows (R) District 5 Related Bills and Articles
Terry England (R) District 116 Related Bills and Articles
Micah Gravley (R) District 67 Related Bills and Articles
Dee Dawkins-Haigler (I) District 91 Related Bills and Articles

Actions

Chamber Date
House of Representatives 01-06-16 House Prefiled
House of Representatives 01-12-16 House Hopper
House of Representatives 01-13-16 House First Readers
House of Representatives 01-14-16 House Second Readers
House of Representatives 02-25-16 House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
House of Representatives 02-29-16 House Third Readers
House of Representatives 02-29-16 House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Senate 03-02-16 Senate Read and Referred