Florida Medical Marijuana: Fear and Loathing and What We Don’t Know About Amendment 2

Florida Medical Marijuana: Fear And Loathing And What We Don’t Know About Amendment 2

A great battle has been won in Florida for a more comprehensive medical marijuana program thanks to Florida voters overwhelmingly voting forAmendment 2. But the war still remains in that Amendment 2 is a very short piece of legislation that gives hugepower to Florida’s Department of Health (DOH) to make rules tforFloridaMedical Marijuana Treatment Centers (MMTCs). Amendment 2 simply states that DOH must come up with regulations for, among other things, “[p]rocedures for the registration of MMTCs that include procedures for the issuance, renewal, suspension and revocation of registration, and standards to ensure proper security, record keeping, testing, labeling, inspection, and safety.” That’s it. After writing “Florida Legalizes Medical Marijuana, So Now What? Here’s the 4-1-1,” I’ve been getting many calls from Floridians who want a license to run an MMTC, but many questions remain about who can participate in Florida’s new medical cannabis industry and how participating...

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