Cannabis Measure O, Medical Use

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City of Bakersfield Cannabis Measure O – Majority

Shall the city of Bakersfield adopt the following law; Shall the measure amending the Bakersfield Municipal Code to allow the medical marijuana store front dispensaries, cultivations sites, manufacturers, distributors, and delivery operations with a valid permit, and which will impose a 7.5% excise tax that will last until terminated by voters, [based on current information, fiscal impact is unknown,] be adopted?

  • A yes vote is a vote in favor of this citizen initiative to allow and regulate medical marijuana businesses and tax medical marijuana at a rate of 7.5 percent.
  • A no vote is a vote against this citizen initiative to allow, regulate, and tax medical marijuana businesses, thereby leaving the city’s existing ban on medical marijuana businesses in place.

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