Politician Info
A Rick Staples (D - TN) MEDICAL USE

Holds office State House District 15


March 12, 1970

Project Manager

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Holston High School

Member, House Consumer and Human Resources Committee

Member, House Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee

Member, House Health Committee

Member, House Calendar & Rules Committee

Position on Marijuana Decriminalization


Voted AGAINST stripping Memphis and Nashville of Decrim.Votes “No” on HB0173/SB0173

As enacted, clarifies thatstate law preempts local government enactments with respect to the regulationof and appropriate sanctions for conduct involving drugs and other similarsubstances. 

Contact Rick Staples

Email: rep.rick.staples@capitol.tn.gov

Web: http://www.capitol.tn.gov/house/members/h15.html

Phone: 615-741-0768


425 5th Avenue North Suite 512 Cordell Hull Building

Nashville, TN 37243

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