LD 1539 LR 1833(19)
An Act To Amend Maine's Medical Marijuana Law
Fiscal Note for Senate Amendment " " to Committee Amendment "A"
Sponsor: Sen. Langley of Hancock
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
Minor cost increase - General Fund
Minor revenue increase - General Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This amendment requires a caregiver who is not the patient's parent, legal guardian or person having legal custody of a qualifying patient, but is designated to possess and administer medical marijuana for use by a qualifying patient who is enrolled in a primary or secondary school, to pass the same background check applicable to educational personnel, including fingerprinting. The additional costs to the Department of Public Safety (DPS) to process additional fingerprint checks are expected to be minor. The new fees received by DPS for fingerprint checks are expected to be minor.