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HB 1291: Medical Use of Marijuana in Schools


Medical Use of Marijuana in Schools; Provides procedure & conditions for parent of student who is qualified patient to request assistance with the administration of medical marijuana during school day; requires school principal who receives request authorizing administration of marijuana to student to notify county health department; requires county health department that has received such notification to notify DOH; provides procedures & authorization for county-designated caregivers to administer marijuana during school day; provides immunity from liability for county-designated caregiver under certain circumstances; requires designated area on school grounds for administering marijuana; provides funding from Grants & Donations Trust Fund.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/7/2018 House • Filed
1/9/2018 House • Introduced -HJ 112
1/12/2018 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Education Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 339
3/10/2018 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Quality Subcommittee