House Vote For Revised Cannabis Research Bill Expected Next Week

A revised version of the bill that would substantially expand scientific research on marijuana was introduced in Congress on Thursday, according to Politico.

The bipartisan measure from Reps. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Andy Harris (R-MD) is almost identical to the Cannabidiol and Marihuana Research Expansion Act, a measure introduced in March by Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Brian Schatz (D-HI) and Chuck Grassley (R-IA).

The new “ and Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act” builds on a separate cannabis research bill, also led by the bipartisan House duo, which cleared the chamber in April. However, the revised legislation doesn’t include a provision that would have …

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