Virginia Launches Website To Educate People About Marijuana Legalization Law Taking Effect On July 1

Virginia Launches Website To Educate People About Marijuana Legalization Law Taking Effect On July 1

Author: Kyle Jaeger

Marijuana legalization is set to go into effect in Virginia at the beginning of next month—and now the state is taking a step to educate residents about the rules of the new program.

The state on Thursday launched a web page that breaks down the various provisions of the adult-use legalization law that was enacted in April and takes effect on July 1, detailing what people can—and can’t—do legally.

“The legalization of cannabis creates an opportunity for Virginia to implement criminal justice reforms, to promote diverse participation in the cannabis industry, and to reinvest in communities that have been disproportionally affected by marijuana prohibition,” the site states.

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