(2013) Updates on House bills
HB 492 is based on Colorado's Amendment 64. It would make possession of up to one ounce of marijuana legal for adults over 21, and it would allow individuals to cultivate up to 6 plants (3 mature). This bill has been retained by the committee for further study.
HB 337 would make marijuana entirely legal with no limits or restrictions under state law. This bill was rejected 12-8 by the committee and killed in a 239-112 vote by the full House.
HB 621 would reduce the penalty for possessing up to an ounce of marijuana, making it a civil fine of up to $100. This bill was rejected 12-6 by the committee, but was amended and passed the House.