A medical marijuana bill passed the state senate's Health, Human Services and Housing committee today in a 7-3 vote.

 

 

In a statement from the Minnesotans for Compassionate Care, Heather Azzi said:

We applaud those members of the Senate who are demonstrating leadership on this issue and moving this much-needed legislation forward. Legislators have arrived at a compromise that meets the needs of patients and addresses concerns that had been raised by some officials.”