MONTPELIER, Vt. (May 1, 2015) – A bill taking an important first step against federal programs militarizing local police was passed by the Vermont state House last week.Details
Missouri Action Alert: Help Legalize Industrial Hemp and Nullify Federal Prohibition, Support HB830 and SB255
STATUS: HB830 passed the House 104-41 on 04-23 and now must pass through the Senate Agriculture, Food Production, and Outdoor Resources committee. SB255 passed that committee previously and moves to the Senate floor. Take the following action steps to support these important bills.Details
AUSTIN (Apr. 29, 2015) – Yesterday, a Texas House committee held a hearing on a bill that would effectively nullify in practice the implementation of new EPA rules within the state.Details
MADISON, Wis. (Apr. 28, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments was introduce in the Wisconsin state Senate last week.Details
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Apr. 28, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice certain Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments was given final approval by the state Senate today. Having previously passed the state House, the bill is now headed to the Governor’s desk.Details
Massachusetts H3009 and S1817 would put strict warrant restrictions on ALPRs and help block a national license plate tracking program. These bills must pass through the Joint Committee on Transportation before they can receive votes in their respective chambers.
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Two Bills Introduced in New York Would Nullify in Practice Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients
ALBANY, N.Y. (Apr. 27, 2015) – Two bills that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments were introduced in the New York state legislature this month.Details
Texas HB2165 would remove all penalties for the possession and distribution of marijuana from the state criminal code, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same.
It must pass successfully through the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence before it can receive a full vote. Take the following steps to support the bill.Details
RALEIGH, N.C. (Apr. 27, 2015) A bill that would prohibit North Carolina from assisting in the enforcement of certain Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rules pertaining to the use of wood-burning stoves and heaters passed in the state Senate last Thursday with a 40-9 vote.Details
Massachusetts H.2144 and S1234 would help stop the federal militarization of local police. They must pass successfully through the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security before receiving a vote in the state House. Take the following action steps in support!Details