In February, U.S. Senators Booker (D-NJ), Schumer (D-NY), and Wyden (D-OR) released a statement announcing their intention to pursue federal cannabis legalization through the U.S. Senate in 2021. On Monday afternoon, HCGA, in coalition with other legacy producing regions, sent the Senators a letter requesting to be included as stakeholders as the details of this legislation is developed. Read the full letter below.
Legacy Cannabis Cultivation – Letter for Sens. Booker, Schumer, and Wyden
Based on the results of the HCGA policy survey, discussions with membership, historic HCGA policy priorities, and a sense for the policy issues most likely to emerge in 2021, staff has proposed, and HCGA’s policy commitee has approved, the following policy priorities.