House Bill 48

Last Action 01/03/23: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT proposing to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to the possession of cannabis.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 415
Sponsors N. Kulkarni, G. Brown Jr., L. Burke, A. Gentry, S. Stalker
Summary of Original Version Propose to create a new section of the Kentucky Constitution to guarantee the right of an individual 21 years of age or older to possess, use, buy, or sell one ounce or less of cannabis and to cultivate, harvest, and store up to 5 cannabis plants for personal use; and for the production, processing, and sale of cannabis and cannabis-derived products to be controlled by the General Assembly; specify the question to be printed on the ballot; direct the Secretary of State to publish the proposed amendment in a newspaper of general circulation; direct the Secretary of State to certify the proposed amendment to the county clerk of each county.
Index Headings of Original Version Corrections Impact - Cannabis, right to possess, use, or buy
Local Mandate - Cannabis
Drugs and Medicines - Cannabis, constitutional amendment, guarantee of rights
General Assembly - Cannabis, regulation
Licensing - Cannabis, production, processing, or sale
Cannabis - Constitutional amendment, guarantee of rights
Constitution, Ky. - Cannabis, right to possess, use, or buy


  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

Last updated: 11/9/2023 3:03 PM (EST)