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Letter: Nothing confusing about it

John M. Jesse
Glenwood Springs

Letter writer Cecilia Hadley claimed she was confused by the wording of Amendment 64 Colorado Marijuana Legalization Amendment. Here is the ballot question in full:

“Shall there be an amendment to the Colorado Constitution concerning marijuana, and, in connection therewith, providing for the regulation of marijuana; permitting a person 21 years of age or older to consume or possess limited amounts of marijuana; providing for the licensing of cultivation facilities, product manufacturing facilities, testing facilities, and retail stores; permitting local governments to regulate or prohibit such facilities; requiring the general assembly to enact an excise tax to be levied upon wholesale sales of marijuana; requiring that the first $40 million in revenue raised annually by such tax be credited to the public school capital construction assistance fund; and requiring the General Assembly to enact legislation governing the cultivation, processing, and sale of industrial hemp?”

Seems pretty straightforward to me. I wonder which part confused her?


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