Texas: Ask your representative to co-author HB 3772! (Marijuana Penalty Reduction - Flower AND Concentrates!)

ACTION ITEM: Ask your representative to co-author HB 3772!

Chairman James White's HB 3772 has been scheduled for a hearing this Monday, April 19
. The Criminal Jurisprudence Committee meeting will begin at 1pm or upon adjournment of the House and live video broadcast will be available here when the hearing begins. Follow this Facebook event for live updates and a link to the live stream.

House Bill 3772 reduces penalties for low-level possession of cannabis flower AND THC concentrates. Here's what Chairman White's bill would do:
· Revises the definition of marijuana to include concentrates and exclude hemp products
· Adds a Class C for possession of <1 oz of marijuana
· Allows expunction of a Class C marijuana or paraphernalia charge if it is dismissed
· Automatic deferred adjudication for a Class C marijuana or paraphernalia charge (max once every 12 months)
· No 180-day driver's license suspension for Class C marijuana or paraphernalia convictions
Here's how you can help: Ask your representative to co-author HB 3772!