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Gov. wants pot board

...Bill Walker introduced a bill Monday that would establish a Marijuana Control Board separate from the state Alcoholic Beverage Control board that's ramping up to craft regulations for legal pot sales.Possession of an ounce or less of marijuana...
State | AK legislature
Questions and answers now that pot is legal

...produced by as many as six plants, and to give it away without state penalty.Who makes the rules?The Alaska Alcoholic Beverage Control Board is responsible for regulations for now, but with pot already legal to grow, have and use, some lawmakers...
Board to meet on marijuana emergency regulation

JUNEAU - The Alcoholic Beverage Control Board plans to meet next week to decide whether...criminal offenses.Under the initiative, the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board is in charge of writing regulations for the...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: A striped pig may visit Juneau on Feb. 24

...than a week. The duty of overseeing the first day of legal marijuana will therefore fall on the state's Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, which has stated that it will hold an emergency meeting on the date of legalization to determine what...
Alaska lawmakers look at new draft of marijuana bill

...would be responsible for regulating a new commercial marijuana industry and would share resources with the Alcoholic Beverage Control board.Committee chair Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, said the committee will go through the bill in more detail...
State | AK legislature
Governor weighs in on marijuana regulations

...that many regulations could be developed by a new marijuana board that shares resources with the existing Alcoholic Beverage Control board.That's the approach ABC board Executive Director Cynthia Franklin has suggested and that Sen. Lesil...
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers hear need to change marijuana industry opt-outs

...Franklin, the executive director of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, told the House Community and Regional Affairs...available to communities.The state's Alcoholic Beverage Control Board is responsible for writing the rules for...
State | AK legislature
Trouble in Paradise makes ABC not so easy

...opinion, the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly did not offer a recommendation, and in the eyes of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, the businesses "appeared to be equally in the public interest."Email and telephone requests for comment...
Criminal pot bills put on hold for rewrite

...regulations, an option provided in the initiative.Cindy Franklin, executive director of the state's Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, said during the hearing that a hybrid approach, where such a board shared administrative staff and resources...
State | AK legislature
Official presents ideas for marijuana regulations in Alaska

...said Tuesday that rules on edibles, advertising and extraction methods should be part of the conversation.Alcoholic Beverage Control board executive director Cindy Franklin presented ideas for new regulations during a Senate State Affairs Committee...


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