Bill Status of HB5710 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CANNABIS-OVERSIGHT COMMISSION
Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
|410 ILCS 705/Art. 70 heading new|
|410 ILCS 705/Art. Art. 75 heading new|
|410 ILCS 705/75-115.5 new|
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act. Creates the Cannabis Equity and Oversight Commission. Provides that the Commission shall administer and enforce the provisions of the Act relating to the oversight, licensing, registration, and certification of dispensing organizations, cultivation centers, craft growers, infuser organizations, transporting organizations, laboratories, and agents, including, but not limited to, the issuance of identification cards and establishing limits on the potency or serving size of cannabis or cannabis products. Provides that the Commission may suspend or revoke the license of, or impose other penalties upon, dispensing organizations, cultivation centers, craft growers, infuser organizations, transporting organizations, laboratories, and their principal officers, agents-in-charge, and agents for violations of this Act or any rules adopted under this Act. Contains other provisions. Changes and inserts provisions of the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Program Act into the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act as its own Article. Repeals the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Program Act. Makes conforming changes throughout various Acts. Effective July 1, 2022.