Maine Lawmakers Will Get Another Shot at Recreational Marijuana Rules
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Maine Lawmakers Will Get Another Shot at Recreational Marijuana Rules

The move comes almost three years after Maine voted to allow adults to use marijuana for recreational purposes.

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June 6, 2019

AUGUSTA (BDN) -- The state’s Office of Marijuana Policy said Wednesday that it has provisionally adopted rules for recreational marijuana sales and oversight, and that the rules are now up for review by the Legislature.

The move comes almost three years after Maine voted to allow adults to use marijuana for recreational purposes and just days after final public comments on the rules closed June 2.

The rules were rewritten two times by the Maine Legislature and vetoed two times by former Gov. Paul LePage.

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