Politician Info
D Harper Peterson (D - NC)

Holds office State Senate District 9

Candidate in race for State Senate District 9

Comments

A 'D' letter grade indicates that this member has expressed no support for any significant marijuana law reform; slightly supportive of minor reforms (CBD/hemp) but not a co-sponsor of any significant reform or is supportive of minor reform

Peterson 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.

 

 

Contact Harper Peterson

Email: Harper.Peterson@ncleg.net

Web: https://www.ncleg.gov/Members/Biography/S/413

Phone: 919-715-2525

Address

North Carolina State Senate 300 North Salisbury Street, Room 518

Raleigh, NC 27603

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