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Pa. House group meeting daily on new medical marijuana bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. — After sitting untouched in an unsupportive House committee, state lawmakers are hoping a bill which would legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania can gain new life thanks to a bipartisan group of representatives. 375 more words


Senate Bill 411 Advances

Senate Bill 411 (sponsored by Sen. Dominic Pileggi), legislation which would amend the Right-to-Know Law, was approved by the Senate State Government Committee (chaired by… 110 more words

Right-to-Know Law

Medical Marijuana Bill Advances Again In Pennsylvania Senate

By Tony Romeo

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — A bill to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania has cleared a key Senate committee — and the sponsor says he’s upbeat about getting a bill to the governor in the coming months. 152 more words


PA Lawmakers Examine Convention Of States On US Constitution

By Tony Romeo

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — The House and Senate State Government Committees held a joint hearing Monday to consider whether Pennsylvania should join with other states in calling for a convention to consider amendments to the US Constitution. 147 more words


Lawmakers, advocates express support for medical cannabis bill

Matt Schicklingthe Wire

If state Sen. Mike Folmer (R-48) had his way, Pennsylvania would join Washington, D.C. and the 23 states that already legalized medical cannabis programs. 1,051 more words

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Medical Marijuana In PA: Less If, More How

By Tony Romeo

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Support for legalization of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania is building. The question is what might the bill that the legislature sends that governor look like? 157 more words


The More You Know: Proposed PA Bill Would Champion Independents

This week we are putting the spotlight on a number of bills proposed in the state House and Senate in 2013 that were in no way acted upon in 2014. 262 more words