A Notice of Public Hearing has been released explaining that a public hearing on the proposed repeal and replacement of the rules will be held on Monday, December 29 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM in the Harold Runnels Building auditorium, located at 1190 S. St. Francis Drive in Santa Fe to receive public comment regarding proposed changes.
Written comments may be submitted to:
Medical Cannabis Program
New Mexico Department of Health
P.O. Box 26110
1190 St. Francis Dr., S-3400
Santa Fe, NM 87502-6110
We encourage everyone to review and respond in writing to the proposed changes. Auditorium seating is limited to approximately 220 guests at one time. The Department of Health welcomes your input as we work together to create a safe, responsible Program to allow for the beneficial use of medical cannabis in a regulated system for the qualified patients of New Mexico. [Translation: Never forget that the Program is more important than patients.]
REMINDER: The Department plans to open the Licensed Non-Profit Producer application period after any rule changes become effective. Until then the Department and MCP have no further information regarding applications.