The proposals, says Florida’s News Herald, (HB 307, SB 460) would allow the use of medical marijuana for palliative care if patients have been given diagnoses of less than one year to live by two doctors. The measures are an expansion of the state’s “Right to Try” law, passed earlier this year, which allows terminally ill patients to have access to experimental drugs not approved for general use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

The medical marijuana legislation would give five “dispensing organizations” — yet to be named — under Florida’s current non-euphoric cannabis law the ability to expand their businesses to include marijuana of any strength.

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