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Welcome to AWC’s online library of Legislative Bulletin and CityVoice news articles and other updates.

3

Sep

2013

Marijuana implementation: Next steps for cities and word from the federal government

When it comes to implementing the marijuana licensing system cites have options, and some have already taken action.

14

Aug

2013

Rules for marijuana implementation delayed after statewide hearings held by LCB

The Washington State Liquor Control Board (LCB) is announcing changes to the timeline for marijuana industry implementation according to a recent press release.
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Categories: Marijuana

31

Jul

2013

Your involvement is critical: I-502 hearings

The Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) will hold five public hearings/special meetings across Washington regarding the proposed rules for Initiative 502 implementation. 
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Categories: Marijuana

11

Jul

2013

Law & justice highlights – metals theft, impaired driving, gangs and marijuana

The 2013 session began relatively quietly for law and justice issues with few big issues drawing a great deal of attention.

10

Jul

2013

Liquor Control Board releases final draft of new marijuana rules

On July 3, the Liquor Control Board (LCB) formally introduced the proposed rules for the recreational marijuana industry.  The Board did not make many significant changes from the earlier preliminary draft rules.  

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Categories: Marijuana

21

Jun

2013

LCB continues to move forward with rulemaking for legalized marijuana

Earlier this week, the Liquor Control Board (LCB) met to consider comments on the preliminary draft rules implementing legalized marijuana under I-502. AWC and a number of cities submitted comment letters.

14

Jun

2013

Liquor Board offers top ten tips to marijuana applicants

The Liquor Control Board just released its top ten suggestions for potential marijuana businesses.
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Categories: Marijuana

7

Jun

2013

AWC submits comments to Liquor Control Board regarding draft rules on regulating marijuana

Last month the Liquor Control Board (LCB) released proposed draft rules outlining the licensing scheme and regulation for marijuana-related businesses including producer, processor and retailer.

31

May

2013

June 10 deadline for commenting on proposed rules for I–502

The Liquor Control Board recently released an outline of the proposed rules for the implementation of I-502.
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Categories: Marijuana

17

May

2013

AWC releases results of survey on implementation of I–502

Recently AWC conducted a survey measuring cities' experiences as they prepare for a significant policy change with the legalization of marijuana.

17

May

2013

Washington Liquor Control Board releases draft proposal of rules for I–502

The Liquor Control Board this week released a document outlining proposed rules for the implementation of I-502.

26

Apr

2013

Technical fix to I-502 heard in House

This week, HB 2056 was introduced and heard in the House Government Accountability & Oversight Committee.

12

Apr

2013

Reminder to complete marijuana questionnaire by April 19

AWC is seeking your input as we work closely with the Liquor Control Board as they develop marijuana rules and regulations.

5

Apr

2013

Liquor Control Board seeks to prohibit marijuana consumption in bars

The Liquor Control Board (LCB) has begun a rule-making process to clarify that marijuana consumption in state liquor-licensed establishments is unacceptable.

5

Apr

2013

AWC still seeking your input on marijuana legalization

Earlier this week, AWC sent out a questionnaire asking for your input on marijuana regulation and impacts to your city.
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