Support Sen. Perry Clark: SB57 and SB76 (2017)

Legislation filed by Senator Perry Clark of Louisville, SB 57, seeks to establish a statewide, comprehensive medical marijuana program. Senate Bill 57, The Cannabis Compassion Act, establishes regulations overseeing the establishment of state-licensed dispensaries to provide medical marijuana to qualified patients. It also permits patients to home cultivate their own supply of medical cannabis. Senator …

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Kentucky comes up short of falling in line with current mainstream Cannabis reform – once again

April 17, 2016 Sheree Krider   http://www.lrc.ky.gov/record/16RS/SB136/SCS1.pdf   The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2016 regular session ended on Friday, April 15 and once again the people's requests were ignored. There were a total of five Cannabis and Hemp Bills introduced into this Legislature and not one of them made it. Here is the short list of …

My reply to the "Opinion" From December 30, 2015 or "pot Should Stay Illegal In Kentucky"…

  Above:  Mary Thomas-Spears talks with Sen. Perry Clark at the "Comfy Tree Symposium" in Louisville in 2014   To:  Bowling Green Daily News,          813 College Street P.O. Box 90012 Bowling Green, KY 42102 Website Link Opinions:  "Pot should stay illegal in Kentucky" From:  Rev. Mary L. Thomas-Spears, Bowling Green, Kentucky  42101 Dear "Pot …

Update: 16 RS; BR 161, has become sb 13, "Kentucky Cannabis Freedom Act"

  SB13/CI/LM (BR161) - P. Clark AN ACT relating to the regulation of cannabis and making an appropriation therefor. Establish KRS Chapter 245 to regulate the cultivation, testing, processing, taxing, and sale of marijuana to persons aged twenty-one years and older; amend various sections to conform; repeal KRS 218A.1421, KRS 218A.1422, and KRS 218A.1423. Jan …

If Kentucky wants to pass br 161 "the Cannabis Freedom Act", you must do this now…

Left:  Link to USMjParty Kentucky Above: Link to Facebook Page of the "Kentucky Cannabis Freedom Coalition" Because of the "Origination Clause" in the U.S. Constitution there must be a Representative to submit a "Companion Bill" in order for it to move forward because this clause says that all bills for raising revenue must start in …

Senator Perry Clark submitted SB11 to the judiciary committee last week

Greetings   Well the bill has been submitted and now it's our turn. Senator Perry Clark submitted SB11 to the judiciary committee last week. http://www.mpp.org/states/kentucky/  It is one of the most aggressive legalization bills to date and we are asking all supporters to get on board to help us push this bill through.   You can see …

Friend of Ky. senator calls marijuana bill ‘self-serving’

by Chelsea Rabideau WHAS11.com Posted on July 5, 2012 at 11:50 PM Updated Friday, Jul 6 at 10:52 AM     Related: Lou. senator wants to legalize med. marijuana after admitting to using it LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A Kentucky state senator from Louisville is pitching a bill in Frankfort that would legalize medical marijuana. …

Sen. Perry Clark (D)–Jefferson County, Kentucky

Sen. Perry Clark, D-Louisville, spoke during a rally opposing SB 6, a proposal to crack down on illegal immigrants, held on the steps of the State Capitol in Frankfort, Ky., Tuesday, February 8, 2011. Senate Bill 6 would make it a state crime Ñ a misdemeanor or a felony, depending on the circumstances Ñ for …

Medical marijuana proposal named for Gatewood Galbraith

By Beth Musgrave — bmusgrave@herald-leader.com FRANKFORT — A proposal to legalize marijuana for medical purposes in Kentucky will carry the name of Lexington attorney and perennial political candidate Gatewood Galbraith, who died of complications from pneumonia in January. State Sen. Perry Clark, D-Louisville, said he knows the measure has slim chances in the 2013 legislative …

Sen. Clark moves to legalize medical marijuana

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville lawmaker unveiled long-shot legislation Thursday to legalize marijuana for medical purposes in Kentucky, a state where police mount huge campaigns each year to cut and burn clandestine pot crops. Sen. Perry Clark, D-Louisville, said he wanted to get an early start promoting the legislation to make marijuana available by …

Senator Perry B. Clark (D),(KY) to reintroduce SB129

By Michael Bachara, Hemp News Correspondent On January 31st, legislation that would make cannabis a schedule II drug, thus legal for doctors to prescribe, was introduced in the Kentucky State Senate. Senate Bill 129, sponsored by Senator Perry B. Clark, D-Louisville, is being titled the "Gatewood Galbraith Memorial Medical Marijuana Act". Gatewood Galbraith was a …

Kentucky Medical Marijuana Supporters Rally

There is going to be a news conference in room 154 of the Capitol Annex as Senator Perry reintroduces the Gatewood Galbraith Medical Marijuana Memorial Act on July Thursday the 5th. Kentucky Medical Marijuana Supporters Rally - The State Journal     KENTUCKY MEDICAL MARIJUANA SUPPORTERS RALLY thomas vance Published: June 30, 2012 9:51PM Supporters …

Msgt. Tom Vance: Pot bill will not be called up…

Written by :  Msgt. Thomas Vance Monday night, 19 March 2012, on Kentucky Tonight with Bill Goodman on Kentucky Educational Television the topic was Prescription Drug Abuse bills and what the Assembly might be doing about them. As has been shown recently and known by medical marijuana users, those who use medical marijuana for pain …

Medical Marijuana Bill Stalled in Committee

Medical Marijuana Bill Stalled in Committee 3/11/2012 10:23 AM EDT Tags: drugs, assembly, sb129, marijuana A long awaited and much needed medical marijuana bill has finally been filed in the Kentucky Assembly. State Senate Bill 129, the Gatewood Galbraith Memorial Medical Marijuana Act was filed on January 31, 2012 by Senator Perry Clark of Louisville. …

Acebass: Back in 1991 I had the pleasure of running a campaign for a guy named Gatewood Galbraith.

    “Acebass”   Back in 1991 I had the pleasure of running a campaign for a guy named Gatewood Galbraith. He was an issues candidate who wanted to legalize Marijuana. Back then that wasn't popular to say much less support for public office but that didn't stop Gatewood. He went on to become a Kentucky …

SB 129 Medical marijuana, Legislative Concerns

February 29, 2012 Now that Kentucky's Senate has proposed a bill allowing for the medical use of marijuana, Senate Bill 129 The Gatewood Galbraith Memorial Medical Marijuana Act filed by State Senator Perry Clark, legislators will have to seriously consider the proposal. I'm pretty sure the majority of Kentucky's legislators have not done this before. …