SB388 (2018) Detail

(New Title) relative to dispensary locations for therapeutic cannabis.


CHAPTER 126

SB 388 - FINAL VERSION

 

03/14/2018   0952s

03/15/2018   1086s

2018 SESSION

18-2870

01/04

 

SENATE BILL 388

 

AN ACT relative to dispensary locations for therapeutic cannabis.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. French, Dist 7; Rep. Nelson, Carr. 5; Rep. Knirk, Carr. 3; Rep. LeBrun, Hills. 32; Rep. Stone, Rock. 1

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill authorizes the department of health and human services to establish a second dispensary location in the geographic area that includes Carroll, Coos, and Grafton counties, for therapeutic cannabis.  This bill also authorizes the department of health and human services to establish a second dispensary location in the geographic area that includes Cheshire and Sullivan counties.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

03/14/2018   0952s

03/15/2018   1086s 18-2870

01/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to dispensary locations for therapeutic cannabis.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

126:1  New Paragraph; Use of Cannabis for Therapeutic Purposes; Departmental Rules.  Amend RSA 126-X:6 by inserting after paragraph III the following new paragraph:

IV.  The department may adopt rules regarding the establishment of a second dispensary location by the alternative treatment centers described in RSA 126-X:7, X including, but not limited to, fees, operational requirements, and geographic location.

126:2  New Paragraph; Use of Cannabis for Therapeutic Purposes; Dispensary Locations.  Amend RSA 126-X:7 by inserting after paragraph IX the following new paragraph:

X.  If the department determines that having additional locations for the dispensing of therapeutic cannabis is necessary to adequately and effectively meet the needs of qualifying patients and designated caregivers, the department may authorize the alternative treatment center allowed to operate in the geographic area that includes Carroll, Coos, and Grafton counties, not including the town of Hanover and the city of Lebanon in Grafton county, to establish a second dispensary location within that same geographic area.  In addition, the department may authorize the alternative treatment center allowed to operate in the geographic area that includes Cheshire and Sullivan counties and the town of Hanover and the city of Lebanon in Grafton county to establish a second dispensary location within that same geographic area.  A second dispensary location shall only be established in a geographic location approved by the department, shall be limited solely to the dispensing of cannabis and educational efforts, and shall not be used for cultivation or other activities relative to the production of cannabis.  A second dispensary location shall be subject to rules adopted by the department under RSA 126-X:6, III, and any additional rules adopted by the department relative to a second dispensary location under RSA 126-X:6, IV, and all applicable provisions of this chapter relative to alternative treatment centers including, but not limited to, compliance with local zoning laws.  The department shall, in conjuction with the local governing body of the town or city where the second dispensary location would be located, solicit input from qualifying patients, designated caregivers, and residents of the town or city in which the second dispensary location would be located.

126:3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: May 30, 2018

Effective Date: July 29, 2018

Links

SB388 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 11, 2018 Senate Hearing
March 8, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 8, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 14, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 22, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
April 11, 2018 House Hearing
April 17, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
April 26, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB388 Revision: 4041 Date: May 31, 2018, 3:43 p.m.
SB388 Revision: 3607 Date: April 26, 2018, 2:31 p.m.
SB388 Revision: 3276 Date: March 15, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
SB388 Revision: 3261 Date: March 14, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
SB388 Revision: 2589 Date: Dec. 12, 2017, 12:29 p.m.

Docket


May 30, 2018: Signed by the Governor on 05/30/2018; Chapter 0126; Effective 07/29/2018


May 3, 2018: Enrolled (In recess 05/03/2018); SJ 17


May 3, 2018: Enrolled 05/03/2018


April 26, 2018: Ought to Pass: MA VV 04/26/2018


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 23-0; CC)


April 26, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 04/26/2018 (Vote 23-0; CC) HC 16 P. 6


April 17, 2018: Executive Session: 04/17/2018 10:00 AM LOB 205


April 11, 2018: ==ROOM CHANGE== Public Hearing: 04/11/2018 11:00 AM LOB 206


March 22, 2018: Introduced 03/22/2018 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs HJ 10 P. 52


March 22, 2018: Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/22/2018; SJ 10


March 22, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/22/2018; SC 13A


March 15, 2018: Ought to Pass with Amendments 2018-0952s, and 2018-1086s, MA, VV; Refer to Finance Rule 4-5; 03/15/2018; SJ 8


March 15, 2018: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-1086s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/15/2018; SJ 8


March 15, 2018: Sen. Kahn Floor Amendment # 2018-1086s, RC 13Y-11N, AA; 03/15/2018; SJ 8


March 15, 2018: Sen. Woodburn Moved to Reconsider the following action taken by this Body: Rescind Order to the Committee on Finance, Reconsider the Vote on Ought to Pass with Amendment and Reconsider the vote on Floor Amendment 2018-1086s, MA VV; 03/15/2018; SJ 8


March 14, 2018: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-0952s, MA, VV; Refer to Finance Rule 4-5; 03/14/2018; SJ 7


March 14, 2018: Sen. Kahn Floor Amendment # 2018-1086s, RC 12Y-12N, AF; 03/14/2018; SJ 7


March 14, 2018: Committee Amendment # 2018-0952s, AA, VV; 03/14/2018; SJ 7


March 14, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0952s, 03/14/2018; SC 11


March 8, 2018: Special Order to the next session, Without Objection, MA; 03/08/2018; SJ 6


March 8, 2018: Sen. Kahn Moved to Remove SB 388 from the Consent Calendar; 03/08/2018; SJ 6


March 8, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0952s, 03/08/2018; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 10A


Jan. 11, 2018: Hearing: 01/11/2018, Room 100, SH, 10:20 am; SC 48


Jan. 3, 2018: To Be Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 1