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The Senate has convened, unilaterally, in Special Session for the sole purpose of consideration of Executive Order 19-14.

HB 5-A: Medical Use of Marijuana

GENERAL BILL by Rodrigues ; Edwards

Medical Use of Marijuana; Provides exemption from the state tax on sales, use, and other transactions for marijuana & marijuana delivery devices used for medical purposes; provides qualifying medical conditions for patient to be eligible to receive marijuana or marijuana delivery device; provides for establishment of medical marijuana testing laboratories; establishes Coalition for Medical Marijuana Research and Education within H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Inc. APPROPRIATION: $14,393,440

Effective Date: upon becoming a law
Last Action: 6/9/2017 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 8-A (Ch. 2017-232), SB 6-A (Ch. 2017-231) -HJ 28
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
6/7/2017 House • Filed -HJ 4
• Referred to Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 4
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 06/07/17, 5:15 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 1 -HJ 18
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 18
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 06/08/17
• Introduced -HJ 3, 4
6/8/2017 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 13, 14
• Amendment(s) failed (769791) -HJ 14, 17
• Placed on 3rd reading
6/9/2017 House • Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 8-A (Ch. 2017-232), SB 6-A (Ch. 2017-231) -HJ 28