Politician Info
D Sam Searcy (D - NC)

Holds office State Senate District 17

Candidate in race for State Senate District 17

Comments

A 'D' letter grade indicates that this member/candidate 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

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 Sam Searcy

Email: info@samsearcy.com

Web: https://www.ncleg.gov/Members/Biography/S/418

Phone: 919-733-5653

Address

North Carolina State Senate 16 West Jones Street, Room 1118

Raleigh, NC 27601

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