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H.R. 1587: Marijuana Data Collection Act

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To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to enter into a 10-year arrangement with the National Academy of Sciences to conduct and update biennially a study on the effects of State legalized marijuana programs, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Tulsi Gabbard

Sponsor. Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2019
Length: 10 pages
Mar 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Mar 7, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 7, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s Defense Bill Amendment Removes DOD CBD/Hemp Prohibition
    — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2] (Sponsor) on Jul 22, 2020

<span class='\"kicker\"'>Smith on the 45th Anniversary of the Fall of Saigon</span>Pass HR 1383the Vietnam Human Rights Act
    — Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4] on Apr 30, 2020

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Calls on Congress to End Failed Federal Marijuana Policy, Pass MORE Act
    — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2] (Sponsor) on Nov 20, 2019

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Mar 7, 2019

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H.R. 1587 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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