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SUPPORTS OPEN DISCUSSION OF CANNABIS POLICY
Citizens for Responsible Access has been working on comprehensive model regulations in the City of Santa Rosa and the County of Sonoma. CRA is working to organize a debate on cannabis policy, featuring candidates for District 5 Supervisor of Sonoma County.
TAKES ACTION TO PROMOTE SMARTer CANNABIS POLICY
Citizens for Responsible Access worked to support state regulations that resulted in comprehensive policy through the Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MCRSA).
Advocates for review of existing cannabis policy
In January, the Santa Rosa City Council reviewed and amended its Medicinal Marijuana Dispensary ordinance, removing overly restrictive rules of dispensary operation. They lifted the patient cap, extended operating hours, and allowed dispensaries to provide educational materials to patients.
encourages public input in cannabis-policy development
In June, after hearing from Citizens for Responsible Access, Healdsburg City Council agreed on the need for more community input before adopting a cultivation ordinance. The Council convened a committee, including community members and patients, to review the proposed ordinance later that year.
strives to Protect cannabis Patients’ rights
In December, Sonoma County reconvened the Ad Hoc Committee on Medical Marijuana to engage the community and stakeholders to address issues pertaining to medical-cannabis cultivation.