Utah Lawmaker Files Bill to Address Medical Marijuana Proposition

Utah Lawmaker Files Bill to Address Medical Marijuana Proposition

Rep. Brian King says no matter what happens with Proposition 2, the state legislature needs to deal with it.

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September 12, 2018
Good4Utah.com

SALT LAKE CITY (News4Utah) – In November voters will decide the fate of medical marijuana in Utah, and a state lawmaker is addressing the controversial proposition with a new bill.

Rep. Brian King says no matter what happens with Proposition 2, the state legislature needs to deal with it. His bill would do that after voters weigh in.

"There are more legitimate uses for medical marijuana than we have seen the legislature acknowledge, and accommodate for in the past and there are people suffering who could use it," said King (D-Salt Lake City).

The House minority leader filed a bill titled Medical Marijuana Modifications to address the contention surrounding the proposition.

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