Senate Bill 165 has moved forward in Alabama. The bill would allow for medical marijuana to be sold and consumed legally in the state. The Alabama Legislature is attempting to move the bill quickly.
The Alabama House of Representatives is the next step for the bill, the Motley Fool reports. There would be some restrictions, such as limiting the types of medical marijuana products available. Lawmakers are considering allowing about 15 medical conditions.
It is expected that some changes or amendments could be requested. The legislation has kept a steady, fast pace in the Alabama Legislature. With a few changes, the Senate Bill 165 is expected to pass.