Status Summary

The draft bill was heard in the Senate Human Services and Corrections Committee on Jan. 21st. It was not scheduled for a vote.

Legislative Session

2013

Status

Died

Sponsor

Sen. Carrell

This bill adds medical cannabis to the list of items prohibited from being purchased with an electronic benefit card.   The bill also states that, on or before January 1, 2014, retail establishments licensed under Title 66 RCW to sell spirits and not subject to the mandate in subsection (2) of this section must disable the ability of point-of-sale machines located on their business premises to accept the electronic benefit card for the purchase of spirits.