Texas lawmaker understands path ahead for marijuana legalization

11/19/20–State Rep. Joe Moody, D-El Paso, authored House Bill 63, which would have decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana. That bill passed with a supermajority in the Texas House of Representatives, but was never taken up in the Senate. This session, Moody is going further by filing a bill that would outright legalize marijuana if passed. Read