Politician Info
? Todd Johnson (R - NC)

Holds office State Senate District 35

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

With the note "Not a scientist and have not seen scientific data to support"

Comments

D Has expressed no public support for significant marijuana law reform but may have sponsored and/or voted in favor of CBD/Hemp specific bills.

Excused Absence on SB168-Expand Allowed Medical Uses/Cannabis Extract which adds to the proposed changes to GS 90-94.1 to also allow the possession or use of cannabis extract to treat a medical condition diagnosed by a neurologist for which currently available treatment options have been ineffective (was only expanded to treat autism, multiple sclerosis, Crohn's disease, or Mitochondrial disease, in addition to the already allowable treatment of intractable epilepsy). Makes conforming modifications to the proposed changes to Article 5G, GS Chapter 90, Alternative Treatment Act, to include patients who have been diagnosed with a medical condition for which currently available treatment options have been ineffective. 2019

Did not respond to NC NORML's 2020 Primary Questionnaire

Contact Todd Johnson

Email: Johnsontla@ncleg.net

Web: https://www.ncleg.gov/Members/Biography/S/406

Phone: 919-733-7659

Address

North Carolina State Senate 300 North Salisbury Street, Room 310

Raleigh, NC 27601

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