Prediction: More to Come in 2013. Let you legislatures know: YOU want YOUR state to be on that list! . . . EDITOR
by Erik Altieri, NORML Communications Director
January 22, 2013
Representative Joseph Souki, Chair of the Hawaiian House Committee on Transportation and House Speaker Emeritus, hasintroduced legislation that would make Hawaii the third state to legalize and regulate the adult use of marijuana.
House Bill 150 would legalize the possession of up to an ounce or less of marijuana by adults over the age of 21, in addition to allowing for the licensing and regulation of marijuana retail stores, as well as cultivation and manufacturing centers.