our Mission


Citizens for Responsible Access supports sound cannabis policies in California and the candidates, initiatives, and regulations that govern such policies, which protect the environment, enhance public safety, offer education, and are fiscally responsible in order to protect the right of all people to fair treatment under state and local law.

 

our OBJECTIVES
 

 

1

THE Environment

To support environmentally protective policy and best practices for both indoor and outdoor cannabis cultivation.

2

PUBLIC SAFETY

To educate policymakers about the impact of cannabis regulations on patients, minorities, youth, and the poor, and to advocate for just and consistent enforcement procedures by all agencies, including the District Attorney, Sheriff, and Police Chiefs of the nine Sonoma County municipalities.

3

EDUCATION

To inform the public regarding candidate positions; current and proposed cannabis initiatives and policy; and their consequences for patients, caregivers, and their collectives.

4

FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY

To review current and proposed cannabis policies for fiscal responsibility and the impact on our local judicial, governmental and social systems.

5

PATIENTS' RIGHTS

To be a voice for local medical-cannabis patients and to support safe and affordable access to medicinal cannabis, a right granted under Proposition 215.