Illinois Legislature Passes Bill to Add PTSD as Qualifying Medical Cannabis Condition

ptsdIllinois’ full legislature has given approval to Senate Bill 33, a measure to add post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a qualifying medical cannabis condition.

The proposal was approved 68 to 36 yesterday by the state’s House of Representatives, and was approved 34 to 19 by the Senate earlier this month. The proposal has been sent back to the Senate before heading to Governor Bruce Rauner so that they can vote on two amendments to the bill that would clarify that medical cannabis patients aren’t prohibited from having a state Firearm Owner’s Identification Card.

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