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Governor Signs Recreational Marijuana into Colorado Law: Read it Here

Gov. John Hickenlooper
State of Colorado
Governor John Hickenlooper

Governor John Hickenlooper has formally signed off on Amendment 64, making it legal for Coloradans over 21 to possess small amounts of marijuana without a doctor’s recommendation.

The action Monday formalizes Amendment 64 as part of the state Constitution.

Hickenlooper also has authorized the creation of a task force to consider policy issues to help lawmakers craft regulations. You can read the official proclamation below:

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