To provide for the legitimate use of medicinal marijuana in accordance with the laws of the various States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2014
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Griffith Introduces the Legitimate Use of Medicinal Marijuana Act”
— Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA9] (Sponsor) on Apr 29, 2014
Apr 28, 2014
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H.R. 4498 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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