Medical Marijuana Bill Moves Ahead at State Capitol
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The push for an expanded medical marijuana program in Iowa took a major step forward Wednesday morning. Senate Study Bill 1190, or the "Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act", made it’s way out of subcommittee and is now closer to debate on the floor. “I am very pleased that this we will move this forward and I’m recommending that we move senate study bill 1190 to the full committee,” said Iowa State Senator Tom Greene, a Burlington Republican.