New Mexico Senate Committee Rejects Marijuana Legalization Bill Days Before Session Ends

New Mexico Senate Committee Rejects Marijuana Legalization Bill Days Before Session Ends

A bill that would legalize marijuana in New Mexico suffered a major procedural defeat in a key Senate panel on Wednesday About two weeks after the body’s Public Affairs Committee advanced the legislation, the Judiciary Committee decided to table it in a 6-4 vote. With just over a week left before the current short legislative session ends, the bill now appears all but dead. If approved, the legalization proposal would allow adults 21 and older to possess and purchase cannabis from licensed retailers. It also contains social justice provisions such as automatic expungements for prior cannabis possession convictions and funding…

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