The Texas Division of State Wellness Solutions (DSHS) will host a public hearing on October three in Austin to accept comments about the regulation of consumable hemp items (which includes CBD), registration and licensing as nicely testing for retail items. It is significant to see sensible customer protections although getting diligent through the regulatory procedure so DSHS does not produce unreasonable restrictions on hemp items.
If you would like to submit thoughtful input, you can do so in particular person or by way of e mail: [email protected]
Discover much more about DSHS part in the implementation of HB 1325.
Members of the Property of Representatives voted 321 to 103 in favor of HR 1595: The Protected Banking Act, which amends federal law so that explicitly banks and other monetary institutions may well perform straight with state-legal marijuana organizations. This historic vote marks the very first time ever that a chamber of Congress has ever held a effective floor vote on a stand-alone piece of marijuana reform legislation. This vote is important for cannabis reform movement since a supermajority of the Property voted affirmatively to recognize that the legalization and regulation of marijuana is a superior public policy to prohibition and criminalization. There is nevertheless significantly perform to be performed for much more complete reform but these are significant firsts.
Of the 36 Texas Federal Representatives, there have been 18 YEAS, 17 NAYS and 1 Present Not Voting. Of the YEAS, thirteen have been Democrats and five have been Republicans.
See how YOUR Texas’ Federal Representative voted on HR 1595.
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October Month-to-month Meeting on 10/two/19 at 8pm
Spooky Sativa Soiree on 10/26/19 from 7-10pm (Tickets will not be sold at the door.)
November Month-to-month Meeting on 11/six/19 at 8pm
New Braunfels Veteran Day Parade on 11/1/19 at 8am
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