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Oklahoma Regulation of Medical Marijuana

Oklahoma Bankers Association 2019 Annual Convention

While speaking at the Oklahoma Bankers Association’s 2019 Annual Convention, attorney Sam Merchant updates attendees on the proposed federal Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act of 2019 and reviews the additional regulations to be imposed on commercial cannabis businesses once the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana and Patient Protection Act – previously known as the Unity Bill prior to its passage – takes effect later this summer.

Topics include:

  • Review of what “cannabis-related legitimate businesses” are covered under the SAFE Banking Act
  • Various state licensing and registration requirements for growers, processors, and distributors
  • Real estate zoning and permitting issues
  • Reporting requirements of the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA) and Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (OBNDD)
  • Oklahoma sales tax issues
  • Prevalence of additional regulations being imposed by cities and counties
May 21, 2019
Edmond, OK

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