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S. 445: A bill to allow veterans to use, possess, or transport medical marijuana and to discuss the use of medical marijuana with a physician of the Department of Veterans Affairs as authorized by a State or Indian Tribe, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2019

Status:

Introduced on Feb 12, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 12, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Brian Schatz

Senior Senator for Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

Not available yet.

History

Feb 12, 2019
 
Introduced

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If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 445 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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