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Watch Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard And Other Federal Reps File New Marijuana Bill



On Tuesday morning, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) and a bipartisan group of other lawmakers are introducing a new bill to systematically track the impact of state marijuana legalization policies.

If enacted, the legislation would direct the Department of Health and Human Services to partner with other federal and state government agencies to study “the effects of State legalized marijuana programs on the economy, public health, criminal justice and employment.”

See below for a video of Gabbard and lead GOP cosponsor Congressman Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) unveiling the new Marijuana Data Collection Act:

Photo courtesy of Lorie Shaull.

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Tom Angell is the editor of Marijuana Moment. A 20-year veteran in the cannabis law reform movement, he covers the policy and politics of marijuana. Separately, he founded the nonprofit Marijuana Majority. Previously he reported for and MassRoots, and handled media relations and campaigns for Law Enforcement Against Prohibition and Students for Sensible Drug Policy.


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