Kentucky General Assembly’s 2021 session ends

In the year of our Lord 2021, Kentucky still doubts the Cannabis Plant!#thisiskentucky #NOCannabis For Immediate ReleaseMarch 30, 2021Kentucky General Assembly’s 2021 session endsFRANKFORT -- The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2021 regular session was gaveled to a close this evening, ending a session in which lawmakers approved a state budget for the coming fiscal year and …

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE Week 8 of the 2021 Regular Session

SENATOR JASON HOWELL’S LEGISLATIVE UPDATEWeek 8 of the 2021 Regular SessionWith the end of the 2021 Regular Session in sight, fellow lawmakers and I are wrapping up legislative efforts by passing a variety of bills and finalizing the state’s annual budget.As bills move through the process, vetoes are always a possibility. With that, the General …

2021 Kentucky Cannabis

Legislation prior to this year can be found at the following link:2020 Complete List of Cannabis/Hemp Bills Kentucky – U.S. Marijuana Party Kentucky (wordpress.com)As of February 12, 2021 the following has been introduced into Kentucky Legislature:Roberts Files Bill to Legalize Recreational CannabisFRI, 02/12/2021 – 07:12 RCN NEWSDESKState Representative Rachel Roberts filed legislation this week that …

SENATOR STAN HUMPHRIES’ LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Commonwealth of KentuckyOffice of Senator Stan HumphriesFor Immediate ReleaseMarch 26, 2020Contact: Morgan P’PoolMorgan.PPool@LRC.KY.GOVMembers of the Kentucky General Assembly returned to Frankfort on Thursday with the primary goal of advancing the state’s biennial budget plan. While negative economic impacts due to the coronavirus are inevitable, I am confident in the legislature’s ability to reconcile political differences …

Sen. Perry Clark, and others, will speak at the rotunda rally tomorrow!

FROM THE PROFILE TIMELINE OF DAN SEUM, THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION HAS BEEN MADE AVAILABLE!THANK YOU DAN SEUM!FIRST OF ALL,SENATOR PERRY CLARK will be attending the Rally at the Rotunda and will be speaking.  This will be his last year, as he is retiring.  Let’s all show up and give him the respect he deserves for …

SENATOR STAN HUMPHRIES’ LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Commonwealth of KentuckyOffice of Senator Stan HumphriesFor Immediate ReleaseMarch 6, 2020Contact: Morgan P’PoolMorgan.PPool@LRC.KY.GOVSENATOR STAN HUMPHRIES’ LEGISLATIVE UPDATEThe Kentucky General Assembly reached the deadline to file new bills this week. Slightly less than 1,000 bills were filed—286 in the Senate and 647 in the House. With this deadline behind us, we now have a more complete …

(KY) This Week at the State Capitol February 10 – 14, 2020

FRANKFORT – Highlights of the legislative week typically occur in the historic Senate and House chambers, but this past week the Capitol Rotunda was the scene of an unforgettable moment for many in the statehouse.Those attending the annual Black History Celebration, hosted by the Black Legislative Caucus, recognized a military hero who achieved great success …

REMEMBER! MARK YOUR CALENDAR! MARCH 11TH, 2020; Cannabis Rally In The Rotunda–FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY.

MARCH 11TH, 202012:30 PM – 2:00 PMCAPITOL ROTUNDA700 CAPITOL AVENUEFRANKFORT, KENTUCKY  40601We will be discussing the progress we have made, current legislation, and what folks can do to help end the prohibition against this life-saving plant. All advocates, and all parties, are welcomed! If interested in speaking about your cannabis bill, or a bill you …

STOP, LOOK, LISTEN! KENTUCKY CANNABIS BILLS 2020…

We must have growing rights!PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT HB136 IS A NON SMOKABLE NON GROWABLE BILL!  IT IS STRICTLY FOR MEDICAL CONSUMPTION ONLY!“to prohibit smoking of medicinal marijuana;”“to establish limits on the THC content of medicinal marijuana that can be produced or sold in the state”“to exempt certain records and information from the disclosure under …

2020 Complete List of Cannabis/Hemp Bills Kentucky

KY SB105 | 2020 | Regular SessionCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 245 to define terms; to allow for possession, growth, use, processing, purchasing, transfer, and consumption of cannabis; to establish limits for transfer; to allow for purchasing and manufacture of cannabis accessories; to authorize activities and operation of retail stores, consumption establishments, cultivation …

Kentucky House Judiciary Committee advances medical cannabis bill! (hb136)

Kentucky House Judiciary Committee advances medical cannabis bill!Seriously ill Kentuckians have been waiting long enough — urge your state legislators to support HB 136!Today, Kentucky’s House Judiciary Committee voted 17-1 to pass HB 136, a bill that would legalize cannabis for medical use. Next the bill will proceed to the full House, where it is …

KY: SENATOR STAN HUMPHRIES’ LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Commonwealth of KentuckyOffice of Senator Stan HumphriesFor Immediate ReleaseJanuary 24, 2020Contact: Morgan P’PoolMorgan.PPool@LRC.KY.GOVSENATOR STAN HUMPHRIES’ LEGISLATIVE UPDATEFollowing a long weekend honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Kentucky General Assembly returned to Frankfort. The atmosphere in the Capitol was one of anticipation as hundreds of citizens rallied for causes in …

KY: Sen. Perry B. Clark has introduced SB 105… “An ACT related to Cannabis”…

As of today, January 22, 2020, Senator Perry Clark has introduced SB 105, “AN ACT relating to the regulation of cannabis and making an appropriation therefor”, as is posted on the Kentucky Legislature site.  To date, this is the best Bill which I have seen, as it supports all facets of Cannabis, including medicinal use …

Big Hemp News in Kentucky…With National Impact

Both historically, and more recently as prohibition has been lifted, Kentucky has played an outsized role in the development of the nation’s hemp industry.  From 19th century hemp farmer/US House Speaker Henry Clay to today’s political leaders, such as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and U.S. Reps. James Comer and Thomas Massie, Kentuckians have served …

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