2013-2014 Regular Session - SB 432
'Controlled Substances Therapeutic Relief Act'; repeal provisions; use of marijuana for treatment of cancer and glaucoma
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 34 of Title 43 of the O.C.G.A., relating to physicians, acupuncture, physician assistants, cancer and glaucoma treatment, respiratory care, clinical perfusionists, and orthotics and prosthetics practice, so as to repeal provisions relating to use of marijuana for treatment of cancer and glaucoma and provide for medical use of marijuana; to amend Chapter 15 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to excise tax on marijuana and controlled substances, so as to repeal and reserve provisions providing tax excise exemption for medical marijuana; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/12/2014 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/11/2014 - Senate Hopper