HIRING 716 658by90.png

Actions

Assembly votes to add PTSD to state's medical marijuana program

Bill now heads to the State Senate
Assembly votes to add PTSD to state's medical marijuana program
Posted at 10:38 PM, May 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-03 10:30:19-04

The New York State Assembly voted unanimously on Tuesday to add Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to a growing list of qualifying conditions under the state's medical marijuana program.

The bill now heads to the State Senate.

According to lawmakers, of the 28 states with medical marijuana programs, 23 cover patients with PTSD.

To read the full bill, click here.