Hearings set on medical marijuana in Mass.


Massachusetts officials will hold hearings across the state to get public input on proposed regulations for medical marijuana. The Department of Public Health issued draft regulations last month. Three public hearings are scheduled Friday at 10 a.m. at the Public Health Department’s headquarters in Boston, Plymouth Memorial Hall in Plymouth, and Look Park Garden House in Northampton. Speakers are asked to provide a copy of their testimony. People may e-mail testimony to The proposed regulations require operators of marijuana dispensaries to test their products for contaminants and to adopt inventory control measures. The Public Health Council is scheduled to vote on the regulations May 8.

Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of