Alert – August 28, 2020

The Cannabis Control Commission (Commission) convened Friday, August 28 to continue discussions on proposed changes to the medical- and adult-use cannabis regulations in Massachusetts.

Today’s policy discussion and votes were preceded by a policy discussion on June 19, policy vote on July 20, public hearing on August 3, a public comment period between July 24 and August 14, and a joint Commission and Cannabis Advisory Board meeting on August 17. Regulatory amendments, currently being drafted and under review, will be presented to the Commission at a public meeting this fall for a final vote and subsequently filed with the Secretary of the Commonwealth for promulgation.

For additional context regarding the draft regulations and policy discussion summarized below, videos of the 2020 regulatory review are available on the Commission’s Facebook and YouTube pages. Public meeting materials are also available at MassCannabisControl.Com/Documents.