Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Focus of Task Force

HAWAII:  A task force created by the state Legislature will convene next week to study the creation of a dispensary system for medical marijuana in Hawaii.

The task force will be under the purview of the Public Policy Center of the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

A statement from the state House of Representatives said its mission will be to develop recommendations for the establishment of a regulated statewide system to provide safe and legal access to medical marijuana for qualified patients.

According to House Concurrent Resolution 48, which created the task force, Hawaii’s medical use of marijuana law is silent on how patients can legally obtain medical marijuana if they or a caregiver are unable to grow their own supplies.


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