“Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more”. .. MORE Passes Lower House Again

“Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more”. .. MORE Passes Lower House Again
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So now Mitch McConnell & the Senate and then Biden! To steal from Henry V again.. I see you stand like greyhounds in the slips, Straining upon the start. The game’s afoot:   NORML’s announcement  Moments ago, members of the House of Representatives approved the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act, HR 3617, which removes marijuana from the federal Controlled Substances Act — thereby eliminating the existing conflict between state and federal marijuana laws and providing states with the authority to establish their own cannabis laws free from undue federal interference. The Debate

The NCIA U.S. House Approves MORE Act to End Federal Cannabis Prohibition for Second Time Bill would remove cannabis from list of controlled substances, expunge federal convictions, provide resources to small businesses and impacted communities WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act, which would remove cannabis from the federal Controlled Substances Act and attempt to undo the damage caused by racially and economically disproportionate enforcement of prohibition, was approved by the House of Representatives today. An earlier version of the bill was passed in December 2020 in a largely party-line vote, becoming the first comprehensive cannabis policy reform legislation to receive a floor vote or be approved by either chamber of Congress. Revisions from last session include the removal of a provision that would have allowed federal regulators to deny cannabis business licenses to applicants who have prior felony convictions. Other changes from the introduced text this session include revisions to property requirements, allowing operators to secure those locations after receiving a federal license. A number of amendments were offered at a Rules Committee hearing to advance the bill, however, only three were ruled in order. The first passed on a roll call vote and was introduced by…

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