“We’re excited that we’re shifting in the precise route,” stated Rep. Javier Martinez. 

Martinez sponsored final 12 months’s failed marijuana invoice. He was appointed to the Hashish Legalization Working Group – seeking to make a suggestion on the most effective methods to convey leisure marijuana to New Mexico. 

Individuals had one minute to voice their opinions on the numerous questions that encompass marijuana legalization. Defending the medical cannabis trade already in place was a serious concern. 

“Now an concept that’s come out in the present day throughout this listening to is the concept of doubtless not having any charges for people looking for a medical card,” Martinez stated. 

Individuals additionally voiced issues about state-run  marijuana shops. Martinez stated they’re all choices. 

“On the finish of the day, the duty pressure will vote as as to whether or not it is a good idea,” he stated. 

The following working group assembly shall be in Las Cruces on August 28. 

For extra details about the working group and their conferences, click on right here.