Politician Info
B Kirk DeViere (D - NC) MEDICAL USE

Holds office State Senate District 19

Co-sponsored Legislation

2021:

S711 NC Compassionate Care Act.

Comments

A 'B' letter grade indicates that this candidate supports policies specific to the legalization of medical cannabis and/or support to give states greater autonomy in setting their own policies but have not cosponsored legislation to end marijuana prohibition.

Voted Aye 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 Questionnaire

Contact Kirk DeViere

Email: deVierela@ncleg.net

Web: https://www.ncleg.gov/Members/Biography/S/408

Phone: 919-733-5776

Address

North Carolina State Senate 300 North Salisbury Street, Room 515

Raleigh, NC 27603

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