LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) — Those planning to apply for licenses to function medical marijuana cultivation amenities and dispensaries can entry clean functions starting right now and persevering with all through the summer season of 2017.
Under laws adopted by the Arkansas General Assembly this 12 months, the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission is required to start accepting functions for medical marijuana licenses on July 1. Blank functions and directions for finishing these functions are actually being printed in anticipation of the July 1 deadline.
“The applications will cover a lot of subjects and will require a lot of information from the applicants,” stated Dr. Ronda Henry-Tillman, chairman of the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission. “The goal is to have the best possible facilities here in Arkansas, and we’ve designed the applications to help us find the very best.”
The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment, which was adopted by voters in November, established the fee and required that it oversee the awarding of licenses for marijuana cultivation amenities and dispensaries. The fee has agreed to award 5 licenses for cultivation amenities and 32 licenses for dispensaries. Applications might be accepted from June 30 till September 18. After that date, the fee will rating functions and award licenses.
Members of the public who want to entry the functions can go to the fee’s web site here. Copies of the functions will also be obtained from Alcoholic Beverage Control Administration, or by way of e mail here.
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