Center for Legal Cannabis

Legislative Weed Watch

UPDATED FRI JUN 28 | Click the bill name below for language, public hearing video, etc. Understand the steps from bill to law, know the cutoff deadlines for bills, find your legislator or call the legislative hotline at 800-562-6000.

Bills in play

SB 5912 | Marijuana negligent driving

  • JUN 27: Passed House 92-0-5 after passing the Senate 46-0-3 the previous day. Sent to governor.

HB 2030 | Marijuana negligent driving

  • JUN 23: Sent to House floor.

SB 5034 | LCB medical cannabis licensing

  • JUN 11: House sent the budget bill back to the Senate. Section 141 of the current budget bill directs WSLCB to develop legislative recommendations for regulating the medical cannabis industry. The original amendment was approved April 5 and is based on SB 5887.

Signed into law

HB 1723 | I-502 general funds to early learning

SB 5437 | Cannabis boating DUI

  • MAY 16: Signed by governor.

HB 1808 | Walmart may dispose found pot

  • MAY 3: Signed by governor.

HB 2056 | Redefine marijuana to include THC acids

  • MAY 1: Signed by governor.

Legislative Weed Watch | NTIB Bills (mostly dead)

MMJ

SB 5887 | Dispensary licensing through liquor board

Fertilizer

HB 1888 | Industrial hemp

  • APR 4: House Appropriations held public hearing.

SB 5029 | State cannabis bank

  • FEB 14: Senate Financial Institutions held public hearing.

Shit

HB 1976 | Tax cannabis trademarks

  • MAR 22: House Finance held public hearing.

HB 2000 | Increase cannabis license fees

  • MAR 19: House Government Accountability held public hearing.

HB 1789 | Medical cannabis 25% tax

  • FEB 18: House Finance held public hearing.

Legislative Weed Watch | Dead Bills

Fertilizer

SJM 8000 | Federal rescheduling request

  • MAR 8: Sent to Senate floor.

HB 1661 | Expunge misdeameanor convictions

  • MAR 1: Passed to House Rules.

SB 5528 | Medical cannabis

  • FEB 27: Sent to Senate floor.

SB 5222 | Industrial hemp study

  • FEB 7: Senate Ways & Means held public hearing.

HB 1662 | Medical cannabis

  • FEB 5: First reading, referred to House Health Care.

HB 1084 | Medical cannabis

  • JAN 18: Referred to House Health Care.

Shit

SB 5010 | No pot on probation

  • APR 17: Cleared Senate 49-0. Sent to House floor then returned to House Rules.

HB 2028 | Marijuana negligent driving

  • APR 11: Refererred to House Public Safety.

SB 5279 | No pot for food stamps

  • MAR 26: Cleared Senate (39-10). House Human Services held public hearing.

HB 1991 | Prefer eastern Washington outdoor

  • MAR 7: Introduced and referred to House Government Accountability.

HB 1876 | Deputize cannabis officers

  • FEB 25: House Appropriations held public hearing.

HB 1482 | Zero tolerance for commercial drivers

  • FEB 19: Passed to House Rules.

SB 5584 | No pot names for public works

  • FEB 12: Senate Transportation held public hearing.

HB 1758 | Cannabis boating DUI

  • FEB 7: First reading, referred to House Public Safety.

HB 1051 | No pot names for public works

  • JAN 22: House Transportation held public hearing.

Inert material

HB 1992 | Liquor board to consult with EPA

  • MAR 7: Introduced and referred to House Government Accountability.

HB 1597 | Technical pot law fixes

  • FEB 14: Passed to House Rules.
Sean Cecil, Attorney Canna Law Group