Politician Info
B+ Michael Lee (R - NC) MEDICAL USE

Holds office State Senate District 9

Position on Marijuana Legalization

“Recreational marijuana use is not something we want in our state, but that should not keep us from doing the right thing for those dealing” with chronic and debilitating conditions, Lee said.

Lee said SB711 also could be applied as an educational tool about overall marijuana use for teens and young adults.

https://journalnow.com/news/state-and-regional/govt-and-politics/medical-marijuana-bill-clears-first-n-c-senate-committee-step/article_66d1ea02-d9c3-11eb-b24f-17666bfa2360.html

Position on Medical Marijuana

Response to 2020 NC Family Policy Council's question “Should North Carolina legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes?” UNDECIDED

Sponsored Legislation

S711 NC Compassionate Care Act.

Comments

B+ Publicly supports legalization of medical cannabis and/or decriminalization - primary sponsor of legislation.

Lee currently represents Senate District 9 and is running to represent the newly redrawn District 7. Lee previously held this seat from 2015-2018.

https://ballotpedia.org/Michael_V._Lee

Voting History:

SB 711 NC Compassionate Care Act: YES - 2022

SB 124 LEO Managed CBD Oil Drop Box: YES - 2018 

HB 992/SB 771 Amend Industrial Hemp Definition: YES - 2016 

SB 313 Industrial Hemp: YES - 2015 

HB 766 Amend CBD Oil Statute: YES - 2015

 

Contact Michael Lee

Email: Michael.Lee@ncleg.gov

Web: https://www.ncleg.gov/Members/Biography/S/387

Phone: 919-715-2525

Address

300 N. Salisbury Street, Room. 523

Raleigh, NC 27603

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