May 11, 2022

Bill Requests a Pregnancy Test Before Using Medical Marijuana | Politics

MONTGOMERY — A bill by Sen. Larry Stutts, R-Tuscumbia, requiring women of childbearing age to take a negative pregnancy test before they can obtain medical cannabis got its first favorable vote on Thursday.

This page requires JavaScript.

Javascript is required for you to play premium content. Please enable it in your browser settings.

kAm%96 p=232>2 {68:D=2EFC6’D C68F=2C D6DD:@ ? >:89E 6?5?6IE H662 s2:=J }6HD 96[ 3FE 96 D2:5 96’D C2:D:?8 2H2C6?6DD]k^am

kAm“%96 Wp=232>2 |65:42= r2??23:D r@>>:DD:@?XH:== D@@? 36 5C27E: 8 CF=6D 23@FE H9@ 42? 86E 42??23:D 42C5D[” $EFEED D2:5] “x H2?EE@ 42== E96:C 2EE6?E:@? E@ E96 724E E92E H6’C6 H2E49:?8 E@ D66:7 E96J’C6 8@:?8 E@ 5C27E C62D@?23=6 CF=6D]p?5 @?6 @7 E96 >@DE C62D@?23=6 CF=6D J@F 4@F=5 5C27E H@F=5 36 E@ C6DEC:4E E96 FD6 @7 :E 😕 A6@A=6 H9@ 2C6 AC68?2?E @C 3C62DE7665:?8]k^Am

kAm“… x 7:=65 E9:D 3:== E@ D2J E92E E96D6 2C6 C62D@?23=6 C6DEC:4E:@?D]”k^Am

kAmqFE E96 9625 @7 E96 4@>>:DD:@? D2:5:E 92D 2=C625J 255C6DD65 AC68?2?EH@>6? 😕 :ED ​​AC@A@D65 CF=6D]k^Am

kAm%96 4@>>:DD:@ ? 😀 C6DA@?D:3=6 7@C =:46?D:?8 2?5 C68F=2E:?8 4F=E:G2E@CD[ AC@46DD@CD[ D64FC6 EC2?DA@CE6CD[ E6DE:?8 =23@C2E@C:6D 2?5 5:DA6?D2C:6D @7 >65:42= >2C:;F2?2 AC@5F4ED]k^am

kAmr@>>:DD:@ ? tI64FE:G6 s:C64E@C y@9 ? |4|:==2? E@=5 p=232>2 s2:=J }6HD E92E CF=6D A6CE2:?:?8 E@ AC6D4C:3:?8 >65:42= 5@4E@CD 92G6 366? 5C27E65 3J E96 p=232>2 q@2C5 @7 |65:42= tI2>:?6CD 2?5 |65:42= pDD@4:2E:@? @7 E96 $E2E6 @7 p=232>2]k^Am

kAm“%96J’G6 2=C625J 8@E 2? 6IA=:4:E[ 4@?4C6E6 CF=6 23@FE AC68?2?E =25:6D[” |4|:==2? D2:5]k^am

kAm%96 CF=6 AC@9:3:ED 5@4E@CD 7C@> C64@>>6?5:?8 “E96 FD6 @7 >65:42= 42??23:DE@ 2? J A2E:6?E H9@ 😀 AC68?2?E[ 3C62DE7665:?8 @C 2EE6>AE:?8 E@ 4@?46:G6]”k ^ Am

kAm{2H>2:E65 2>@F?ED @7 42??23:D AC@5F4ED E @ A6@A=6 H:E9 D@>6 >65:42= 4@?5:E:@?D]$ ADVANCE[ 2? @3DE6EC:4:2?[ @AA@D65 E92E 3:==]k^am

kAm|4|:==2? D2:5 42??23:D AC@5F4ED D9@F=5 36 2G2:=23=6 D@>6E:>6 ?6IE J62C E@ E9@D6 H9@ BF2=:7J F?56C E96 = 2H]k^Am

kAm$EFEEDV $6?2E6 q:== tray 2=D@ D2JD E92E 5:DA6?D2C:6D 36 =@42E65 2E =62DE `[___ 766E 7C@> 2 52J42C6 46?E6C @C EH@J62C @C 7@FCJ62C :?DE:EFE:@? @7 9:896C 65F42E:@?]k^am

kAm$EFEED @C:8:?2==J 7:=65 E96 3:== 😕 62C=J |2C49 2?5:E DE2==65:? E96 $6?2E6 w62=E9 r@>>:EE66]k^Am

kAmw6 E96? 7:=65 2?6H G6CD:@? E92E H2D 2AAC@G65 3J E96 $6?2E6 r9:=5C6?[ *@FE9 2?5 wF>2? $6CG:46D r@>>:EE66[ H9:49 G@E65 fa E@ 25G2?46 E96 3:==]k^am

Get unlimited access

$3 for 3 months

Subscribe now

Support local journalism reporting on your community

* New subscribers only
* Digital subscription only

After the initial subscription period selected, your subscription rate will automatically renew at $12.00 per month.

Source link