To create protections for financial institutions that provide financial services to cannabis-related legitimate businesses and service providers for such businesses, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2021
Length: 30 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 19, 2021
This bill passed in the House on April 19, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.
180 Cosponsors (154 Democrats, 26 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“SAFE Banking Included in the NDAA, Passes House for Fifth Time”
— Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO7] (Sponsor) on Sep 24, 2021
“Courtney Helps Pass Cannabis Banking Bill with More Bipartisan Support Than Ever Before”
— Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 21, 2021
H.R. 1996 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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