Maine legislative leaders agree on deal to delay parts of Maine marijuana law

1/11/17–Lawmakers say they need more time to come up with rules around legal pot, so Maine’s senate president and house speaker are looking to delay major provisions of Question 1. Lawmakers expect to have the marijuana rules and regulations in place by February 1, 2018. However, unless both houses pass this as emergency legislation, it will be at least another three months before any marijuana can be sold or taxed in Maine. Read