Bill Status of HB5457 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CANNABIS-IDENTIFICATION CARDS
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
| 2/18/2022||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Program Act. Provides that the Department of Agriculture shall follow specified requirements of the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act regarding the administration of cultivation center agent identification cards, and the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation shall follow specified requirements of that Act regarding the administration of dispensing organization agent identification cards. Repeals provisions regarding cultivation center agent identification cards. Amends the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act. Provides that the Department of Agriculture shall issue dispensing organization licenses and agent identification cards (rather than the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation). Provides that the Department of Agriculture shall issue agent identification cards under the Act via an online application portal. Contains provisions requiring background checks through the Illinois State Police for agent identification cards. Contains other provisions. Repeals provisions regarding Department of Public Health health warnings, the Department of Human Services, the Illinois Cannabis Regulation Oversight Officer, and other provisions. Effective immediately.