Senator Neville introduced HB18-1092, concerning a pilot program for marijuana delivery, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation. The pilot project includes a memorandum of understanding between the Marijuana Enforcement Division and a municipality. Up to three municipalities may participate. Senator Neville further discussed regulation, taxation, qualifications and eligibility, security, inventory tracking, packaging, and black market delivery. He reported that other states have successfully implemented such a program for medical marijuana.
Senator Neville answered questions about the pilot program delivery process, payment, current delivery of pharmaceuticals, illegal grow operations, and minors. He emphasized that he supports the proper taxation and regulation of the marijuana industry. He confirmed that the bill as written applies to both recreational and medical marijuana.