Alaska marijuana news and updates.

Alaska approves marijuana use in retail shops

The Marijuana Control Board meets to finalize commercial marijuana regulations at the Legislative Information Office in Anchorage on Friday, November 20, 2015.Loren Holmes / ADN The Marijuana Control Board voted to allow consumption of marijuana at retail stores, which, if approved by Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, would make Alaska the first state to permit a regulated [...]

By | 2017-03-01T18:48:47+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|- Alaska|0 Comments

Alaska Marijuana Regulations – Alaska’s ABC Board on Marijuana Regulations

The public can now weigh in on Alaska’s first round of proposed marijuana regulations.Local option law and marijuana definitions are the focus of the first wave of regulations, unveiled at the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board’s meeting in April.The proposed definitions include basics like what constitutes a “marijuana plant” and “edible marijuana product,” but also what it means [...]

By | 2017-03-01T18:55:15+00:00 May 26th, 2015|- Alaska|0 Comments

National Cannabis News – Oregon lawmakers seek federal tax code change

Oregon lawmakers seek federal tax code change for legal pot U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., left, shakes hands with U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., at a news conference in Portland Thursday. The two announced plans to introduce federal legislation that would change Internal Revenue Code Section 280E, to allow state-legal marijuana businesses to take [...]

Alaska Marijuana Rules & Frequently Asked Questions

Marijuana Initiative FAQs Many Alaskans have questions regarding AS 17.38, the act to tax and regulate the production, sale, and use of marijuana (often referred to as "proposition 2" or ballot measure 2"). The Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development created this page to provide answers to frequently asked questions.Register to receive notification when [...]

By | 2017-01-27T14:38:09+00:00 February 24th, 2015|- Alaska|0 Comments

Marijuana in Alaska

Is Now Officially Legal In small amounts, for use in private, if you are over the age of 21 On Tuesday, Alaska’s new marijuana law officially goes into effect, which means that as of Feb. 24 recreational weed is now a legal substance in three states. Oregon is set to follow in July. Adult residents [...]

By | 2017-09-26T09:53:21+00:00 February 24th, 2015|- Alaska|0 Comments