Proponent discusses medical marijuana bill for Kentucky

3/8/19–In Frankfort, the House Judiciary Committee approved House Bill 136. The legislation would give doctors the ability to prescribe marijuana to treat chronic conditions like epilepsy and multiple sclerosis with the properties provided by cannabis, like CBD and THC. Kentucky’s Legislative Research Commission said the bill requires a second reading, which can be done as soon as Tuesday, March 12. After that, it would be able to go for a full vote in the House. Read