Politician Info
B+ Tom Lackey (R - CA) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
Ex-CHP officer and leading Republican co-sponsor of legislation to legally regulate cannabis.

Holds office State Assembly District 36

Candidate in race for State Assembly District 36

Position on Medical Marijuana

Asm. Lackey says he appreciates the medical value of marijuana from personal experience with relatives.

Sponsored Legislation

Asm. Lackey was the leading Republican co-sponsor of MMRSA, the state's first legislation to legally license medical marijuana sales.

An opponent of high taxes, Asm. Lackey co-sponsored AB 3157, a bill to temporarily reduce Prop. 64's taxes on legal marijuana so as to discourage black-market competition.

 A former CHP officer, Asm. Lackey has expressed concern about cannabis DUIs.  He sponsored a bill to authorize use of oral fluid testing for drivers, a scientifically unproven technology, which was rejected with NORML's opposition. 

Votes
AB 1793 (Bonta) - automatically resentence past marijuana convictions
No
AB 2020 (Quirk) - broaden sites for cannabis events
Yes
AB 2215 (Kalra) - allow veterinarians to discuss cannabis for pets
Yes
SB 829 (Weiner) - protect compassion programs for indigent patients
Yes
SB 1127 (Hill) - allow students to receive cannabis medicines at school
Yes
AJR 27 (Low) - ask the DOJ to allow cannabusinesses in California
Yes
Contact Tom Lackey

Email:

Web: https://ad36.asmrc.org/

Phone: 916-319-2036

Address

State Capitol, Room 2174 Post Office Box 942849

Sacramento, CA 94249-0036

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