Over 50 local officials and community members gathered on January 12 to hear from Attorney Joel Bard of KP Law about municipal responsibilities and options under the new law and from State Representative Steve Kulik on what the Legislature could consider during its action on the issue this winter.
Below are some materials that may be of interest:
Guidance for Law Enforcement: http://www.mass.gov/eopss/docs/eops/letter-from-secretary-bennett-re-question-4-marijuana-guidance.pdf
For municipalities interested in passing a temporary zoning moratorium while updating their zoning, or in passing a ban on operations in town:
Feedback on the legislation from statewide groups:
The actual language of the ballot question that passed:
A helpful summary from our sister organization Central Mass Planning Commission:
Guidance from DESE to schools on substance use prevention programming: www.doe.mass.edu/ssce/Guidance-SubstanceUsePrevention.pdf