H.R.4825: MEDS Act

Author's Summary:  To improve medical research on marijuana.

IB Summary:  According to Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT):“It’s high time to address research into medical marijuana, Our country has experimented with a variety of state solutions without properly delving into the weeds on the effectiveness, safety, dosing, administration, and quality of medical marijuana. All the while, the federal government strains to enforce regulations that sometimes do more harm than good."

Status:   Introduced in the House on 01/24/2018. Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4825/text?r=1