Politician Info
F Joyce Krawiec (R - NC) NO MEDICAL USE

Independent Tribune 8/26/22

Opponents, who included Sen. Joyce Krawiec, R-Forsyth, expressed concern that SB711 will: serve as a gateway to legalized marijuana in North Carolina by 2024; that the licensing fee for vendors is too low; that a license should not be allowed to be sold; and that the potential profit levels need to be lowered.

Holds office State Senate District 31

Position on Marijuana Legalization

iVoterGuide 2020 Questionnaire:

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.

Strongly Disagree


Position on Medical Marijuana

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


In response to 2020 NC Family Policy Council question, "Should NC legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes?" Krawiec responded NO:




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.

Krawiec is running unopposed and will represent Senate District 31 in the 2023-2024 General Assembly. https://ballotpedia.org/Joyce_Krawiec 

Voting History:

SB 3 NC Compassionate Care Act: NO - 2023

SB 711 NC Compassionate Care Act: EXCUSED ABSENCE - 2022

SB 168 Expand Allowed Medical Uses/Cannabis Extract: YES - 2019 

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

HB 1220 Hope 4 Haley and Friends: YES - 2014


Contact Joyce Krawiec

Email: krawiecla@ncleg.net

Web: https://joyceforsenate.com/

Phone: 919-733-7850


North Carolina Senate 300 North Salisbury Street, Room 308

Raleigh, NC 27603-5925

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