Historic California MMJ Bills Head to Governor Brown’s Desk

With a midnight deadline looming, California lawmakers passed a series of bills to regulate the country’s oldest, largest medical marijuana system for the first time.

Assembly Bills 266 and 243, and Senate Bill 643 passed both the Senate and Assembly before midnight Friday — all but guaranteeing their signature by Governor Jerry Brown.

You can read details of the vote here, and analysis of the bills here, here, and here, as well as learn about the legislation’s road to the Governor’s Office here.

See you Monday with more analysis.


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