Politician Info
A Brian Turner (D - NC) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE MEDICAL USE

Holds office State House District 116

Co-sponsored Legislation

2021:

H576 Marijuana Justice and Reinvestment Act

H929 North Carolina Medical Cannabis Act

2019:

HB 401-Enact Medical Cannabis Act Link

2017:

HB 185-Legalize Medical Marijuana Link

2016:

HB 992 Amend Industrial Hemp Definition Link

 

 

 

Comments

A Publicly supports ending prohibition of marijuana for adults - cosponsor of legislation.

Voted Aye on HB766-Amend CBD Oil Statute which proposed that board certified neurologists may recommend hemp extract containing less than 0.9% THC by weight and at least 5% cannabidiol by weight to patients with intractable epilepsy without enrolling in pilot studies, and that DHHS set up a database of patients, caregivers and neurologists rather than a registry. 2015

Voted Aye on SB313-Industrial Hemp which proposed the development of an industrial hemp industry in the State in order to expand employment, promote economic activity, and provide opportunities to small farmers for an environmentally sustainable and profitable use of crop lands that might otherwise be lost to agricultural production; to establish an agricultural pilot program for the cultivation of industrial hemp in the State, to provide for reporting on the program by growers and processors for agricultural or other research, and to pursue any federal permits or waivers necessary to allow industrial hemp to be grown in the State. 2015

Voted Aye on HB992/SB77-Amend Industrial Hemp Definition which proposed modifications in language of SL2015-299, increased number of Commissioners from 5 to 9, proposed that the Commission will issue licenses for “research” to include “the growth, cultivation, and marketing of industrial hemp.” 2015

Voted Aye on SB124-LEO Managed CBD Oil Drop Box which proposed that any individual who possesses or uses hemp extract, as defined under this section, shall dispose of all residual oil from the extract at a secure collection box managed by a law enforcement agency, and that any neurologist who approves of dispensing hemp extract to a registered caregiver, shall inform the registered caregiver that disposal must be done at a secure collection box. 2018

Did not respond to NC NORML's 2020 Primary Questionnaire

 

 

Contact Brian Turner

Email: Turnerbla@ncleg.net

Web: http://www.ncga.state.nc.us/gascripts/members/viewMember.pl?sChamber=House&nUserID=696

Phone: 919-715-3012

Address

North Carolina House of Representatives 16 West Jones Street, Room 1217

Raleigh, NC 27601-1096

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