Marijuana Regulation & Taxation Act

Cannabis - No Longer Schedule 1 Drug in New York City - Governor Cuomo

Cannabis - No Longer Schedule 1 Drug in New York City - Governor Cuomo

New York City's Governor Andrew Cuomo has finally passed the long-awaited Marijuana Regulation & Taxation Act (MRTA) on March 30. With 43-20 voting by the assembly, Gov. Cuomo shared that the passing of MRTA will finally put an end to harsh prison sentences, prioritize marginalized communities and massively affect the growth of the cannabis industry in New York.