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The famous alex mandelberg. (lauging) famous. comedian extraordinaire, funniest guy I know or at least the funniest guy willing to come on my show. so were just watching a tutorial about about the Oregon State Troopers and about how they are differentiating between.
The new law in wahsington the legalization of marijuana, the recreational use of marijuana and uh. we were watching that just now, let’s cut away to it and check it out. washington voters have passed initiative 502 beginning december six it is not a violation of the washington state law.
For adults over twenty one years old possess up to an ounce of marijuana or sixteen ounces of solid marijuana infused product like cookies or seventy two ounces of infused liquid like oil all for personal use the initiative establishes a oneyear period for the state of washington to develop rules and the licensing system for the production and sale of marijuana while legal in the state of Washington beginning on december sixth Oregon law.
Has not changed with regard to marijuana possession distribution or manufacturing it’s important though to understand that under oregon law possession of less than one ounce of marijuana is classified as a violation it is not a criminal offense and people cannot be arrested or jail for the possession of less than one ounce of marijuana possession of less than one ounce of marijuana has been a low law enforcement.
Priority for thirty five years in portland and this will not change due to the new Washington law what is not a low law enforcement priority is driving under the influence D U I I remains a high priority for the Portland Police Bureau here are some important questions and answers about the Oregon impact of the new Washington law.
Yes the oregon medical marijuana program allows for cardholders to possess certain amounts of marijuana it does not dictate where hard holders can get it and there are no changes to the Oregon medical marijuana program because of washington I 502 no possession of less than one ounce of marijuana is an Oregon violation and you could be subject to a citation similar to a traffic ticket.