The Jacki Rickert Medical Marijuana Act (JRMMA) provides that the Wisconsin Legislature enact legislation allowing residents with debilitating medical conditions to acquire and possess marijuana for medical purposes if supported by their physician.

SB 371 was referred to the Senate Committee on Health in the Senate on January 9th, 2012. Members of that committee are Senator Vukmir (Chair), Senator Galloway (Vice-Chair), Senator Moulton, Senator Erpenbach and Senator Carpenter. The Committee meeting is scheduled for Thursday, January 19, 2012, 10:00 AM, 400 Southeast, State Capitol.

Senate Bill 371  See Wisconsin Legislators’ Position Page (Senate)  here

AB-475 was introduced by Representatives Pocan, Berceau, Bewley, E. Coggs, Danou, Grigsby, Kessler, Pasch, Pope-Roberts, Roys, C. Taylor, Toles and Zepnick; Cosponsored by Senators Erpenbach and Taylor on 1/18/2012, where it was read for the first time and referred to the Assembly Committee on Health.

Assembly Bill 475  See Wisconsin Legislators’ Position Page (Assembly)  here

Other News About JRMMA

November 30, 2011 Press Conference.

Sponsor’s Press Release. Press Release issued by Rep. Mark Pocan, Sen. Jon Erpenbach and Angela Janis, MD.