New Cosponsors — Jun 26, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0]
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Delaney [D-MD6]
The bill now has 26 cosponsors (25 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
Length: 5 pages
To provide for the rescheduling of marijuana and for the medical use of marijuana in accordance with the laws of the various States.
2/14/2013--Introduced.States' Medical Marijuana Patient Protection Act - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), within six months of enactment of this Act, to submit to the Administrator of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 689 — 113th Congress: States’ Medical Marijuana Patient Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr689
“H.R. 689 — 113th Congress: States’ Medical Marijuana Patient Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr689>
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