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News Release
Cannabis Commission Product Integrity Subcommittee meets July 16 in Portland - 07/06/18

July 6, 2018

Cannabis Commission Product Integrity Subcommittee meets July 16 in Portland

What: The monthly public meeting of the Oregon Cannabis Commission's Product Integrity Subcommittee

When: Monday, July 16, 9-11 a.m.

Where: Portland State Office Building, Conference Room 1E (main floor), 800 NE Oregon St., Portland. The public can also attend remotely by telephone conference call line at 877-848-7030, access code 75-34-28.

Agenda: TBD

Background: The Oregon Cannabis Commission was established by HB 2198 (2017). The commission consists of the state health officer or designee and an eight member-panel appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate. The commission is tasked with determining a possible framework for future governance of the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program, steps to address research on cannabis in areas of public health policy and public safety policy, agronomic and horticultural best practices, and medical and pharmacopoeia best practices. It also advises the Oregon Health Authority and the Oregon Liquor Control Commission on statutes governing medical and retail cannabis.

More information is on the commission’s website at https://www.oregon.gov/oha/PH/DISEASESCONDITIONS/CHRONICDISEASE/MEDICALMARIJUANAPROGRAM/Pages/Cannabis-Commission.aspx.

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