National Kratom Update: May 2018

By Chapman Action Network 5/22/18   New Kratom Laws: Kansas - VICTORY! Governor Colyer signed the amended SB 282 bill into law on Monday, May 14, keeping kratom legal in Kansas.    States with Pending Legislation: Louisiana - Another BAD “Study” Bill Nears Passage HR 177 is a resolution that requests the “Louisiana Department of Health to study the scheduling of Mitragyna...
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Kansas Kratom

Kansas Update: Kratom ban REMOVED from SB 282

Senate Bill 282 has officially been amended with Kratom removed! SB 282 was amended by the Committee on Health and Human Services last week with all previous language relating to Kratom removed.   WHAT'S NEXT: SB 282 now moves to the House floor. If passed by the House, the bill will then head back to the Senate for a concurrence vote. If the Senate confirms, the bill then heads to the...
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state by state kratom update

State by State Kratom Update – 3/6/2018

GEORGIA HR1160 was heard earlier today in the Georgia House Special Rules committee. The bill’s sponsor, Representative Dewayne Hill, testified before the committee in support of the bill. The hearing can be found here starting at the 34:00 minute mark. Rep. Hill mentioned that he’s been speaking with a local coroner who was informing him about the recent “deaths associated with kratom.”...
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