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Senate Committee Passes Bill Developing Utah Medical Marijuana Program

A bill that would continue to develop Utah’s medical marijuana program passed unanimously out of the Senate Health and Human Services committee on Tuesday. Senate Bill 121 would offer changes to the program including increasing the doctor-patient quota, allowing card holders to buy medical cannabis out of state and allowing the Utah Department of Agriculture…

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Utah Legislative Committee Passes Predator Culling Bill

(KCPW News) On Tuesday, a Utah legislative committee voted to pass a bill that would give the Division of Wildlife Resources discretion to cull predatory animals negatively affecting Big Game populations. The House Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environment Committee voted 10-to-2 to pass House Bill 125. The bill would allow the Director of DWR to…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Legislative Interim Committees are on Capitol Hill today deciding how to implement laws they passed last session and what new legislation to study.  They’ll meet on third Wednesdays of the month from now to November, from 9 AM to Noon and 2 to 5 PM. This MORNING The Education Committee will discuss timelines for getting new…

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