Politician Info
F John Torbett (R - NC)

Holds office State House District 108

Position on Marijuana Legalization

iVoterGuide 2020 Questionnaire:

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.


Position on Medical Marijuana

At a candidate forum in 2018, in response to the question "Should legalizing marijuana — medical or recreational — be explored in North Carolina?" Torbett said he would not support legalizing recreational marijuana, and "didn’t say either way on medical marijuana, other than that he would “rely on the medical professionals for that information.” 



F Public opposition to significant marijuana law reform (adult use, medical, and/or decriminalization) but may have sponsored and/or voted in favor of CBD/Hemp specific bills.

Voting History:

SB 124 LEO Managed CBD Oil Drop Box: YES - 2018 

HB 992/SB 771 Amend Industrial Hemp Definition: YES - 2016 

SB 313 Industrial Hemp: YES - 2015 

HB 766 Amend Cannabidiol Oil Statute: YES - 2015

HB 1220 Hope 4 Haley and Friends: YES - 2014 


Contact John Torbett

Email: Viddia.Torbett@ncleg.gov

Web: https://johntorbett.com/

Phone: 919-733-5868


North Carolina House of Representatives 300 North Salisbury Street, Room 538

Raleigh, NC 27603-5925

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