Breaking news! Oregon export bill advances!

Breaking news! Oregon export bill advances!

This morning, the Oregon Senate Judiciary Committee sent Oregon’s cannabis export bill (SB 582) to the floor on a bipartisan 5-2 vote. The vote brings Oregon one step closer to being the first state to lay the groundwork for the licensed interstate transfer of cannabis to other legal states.

From the Portland Business Journal:

A bill that would allow Oregon cannabis to be sold outside the state — pending federal approval — passed a legislative committee Wednesday.

Senate Bill 582 comes in response to an Oregon cannabis glut that has sent prices plummeting and raised fears that growers could turn to lucrative illegal out-of-state markets.

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Farmers know: the future of cannabis is not 50+ isolated industries

Farmers know: the future of cannabis is not 50+ isolated industries

A note from CCA founder and director Adam J. Smith

I was thrilled to be invited to address the directors and secretaries of agriculture for 50 states and four territories as part of the only cannabis panel at the 2019 NASDA Winter Policy Conference — and an honor to share the stage with Scheril Murray Powell Esq., President of Green Sustainable Strong in Florida, and Massachusetts Cannabis Commissioner Kay Doyle.

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