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HR 127

Title: CARERS Act of 2019
Author: Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN)

Summary
<p><b>Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States Act of 2019 or the CARERS Act of 2019</b></p> <p>This bill removes restrictions on, and creates new protections for, conduct and activities related to medical marijuana that are authorized by state law. </p> <p>Among other things, the bill does the following:</p> <ul> <li>eliminates regulatory controls and administrative, civil, and criminal penalties under the Controlled Substances Act for producing, possessing, distributing, dispensing, administering, testing, recommending, or delivering medical marijuana in compliance with state law; </li> <li>establishes a new, separate registration process to facilitate medical marijuana research; and </li> <li>authorizes health care providers employed by the Department of Veterans ...

Status
Introduced in House 01/03/2019
Introduced in House 01/03/2019
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 01/03/2019
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 01/03/2019
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 01/03/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. 01/03/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 01/25/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 02/01/2019

Bill Text
01/03/2019 - HR 127 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN)
    U.S. Representative

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