Permits physicians affiliated with the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to recommend cannabis therapy to veterans in states that allow for its therapeutic use.
Mikulski Amendment Protecting State Medical Marijuana Laws
Limits the Justice Department’s ability to take criminal action against state-licensed operations that are acting in full compliance with the medical marijuana laws of their states.
Merkley Marijuana Banking Amendment
Prohibits the US Treasury Department from using federal funds to take punitive actions against banks that provide financial services to marijuana-related businesses that are operating legally under state laws.’N/A’ means that the Senator did not have the opportunity to vote on this amendment.
Jeff Sessions (R)
Richard Shelby (R)
NORML Grade: F
Veterans Equal Access Amendment
Permits physicians affiliated with the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to recommend cannabis therapy to veterans in states that allow for its therapeutic use. More info
Seeks to halt Justice Department interference among individuals and businesses engaged in state-compliant transactions particular to both the medical or recreational use of cannabis. More info
Prohibits the Department of Justice from interfering with state medical marijuana programs and the patients who rely on them. More info.