|House budget committee passes - with reservations - medical pot bill|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
TALLAHASSEE — After vigorous questioning about the potential misuse of non-regulated marijuana, the House Appropriations Committee unanimously voted to let a non-euphoric strain of pot be developed and sold legally in Florida.
The committee also sanctioned a $1 million one-time appropriation to pay for university-based research into the long-term effects of the substance on children with intractable epilepsy.
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