Medical marijuana bill scheduled for hearing
The hearing on B 18-622, the Legalization of Marijuana for Medical Treatment Initiative Amendment Act 0f 2010, has been scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 11, at 10:00 a.m. in the Council Chamber, John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave NW. A copy of the bill is available at:
Those wishing to testify should contact Jennifer Barry of the Committee on Health, via email at:
or by phone at 202-724-8170. The deadline to sign up is Tuesday, Feb.9 at 12:00 Noon. Witnesses are allowed 3 minutes, or 5 minutes for apanel. Also, witnesses should bring 15 copies of their testimony. Written comments may also be submitted, no later than 5:30 p.m., to bemade part of the public record.