Politician Info

Rep. Arp voted against a bill that would have legalized medical marijuana in NC, citing concerns about "his right to a drug-free workplace"

Holds office State House District 69

Position on Marijuana Legalization

iVoterGuide 2020 Questionnaire:

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.


Position on Medical Marijuana

In response to 2022 NC Family Policy Council's question “Should the use of marijuana for medical purposes be legal in North Carolina?” NO


Response to 2020 NC Family Policy Council's question “Should North Carolina legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes?” NO

WUNC Weekend Edition 3/26/15: During a House Judiciary Committee hearing for HB 78 - Enact Medical Cannabis Act, Rep. Arp voted against the bill, citing concerns about "his right to a drug-free workplace"


F Public opposition to significant marijuana law reform (adult use, medical, and/or decriminalization) but may have sponsored and/or voted in favor of CBD/Hemp specific bills.

Voting History:

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

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

SB 313 Industrial Hemp: NO - 2015 

HB 766 Amend Cannabidiol Oil Statute: YES - 2015

HB 1220 Hope 4 Haley and Friends: YES - 2014 


Contact Dean Arp

Email: Makenzi.Cobb@ncleg.gov

Web: http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/members/viewMember.pl?sChamber=House&nUserID=640

Phone: 919-715-3007


North Carolina House of Representatives 300 North Salisbury Street, Room 307A

Raleigh, NC 27603-5925

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