This past October, the California Governor, recently signed new legislation that will allow the State of California to control and license medical marijuana dispensaries, delivery, and commercial cultivation throughout the State.
Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 at 1:30pm, Nevada County Sheriff, Keith Royal, will appear before the Board of Supervisors to present an urgency ordinance regarding marijuana cultivation in Nevada County. In accordance with the October 2015 laws, Nevada County has until March 1st, 2016 to make a decision on this issue locally.
Community members may attend this meeting.
1:30 P.M. Keith Royal, Sheriff-Coroner/Public Administrator
51a. SR 16-0075 (Introduce/Adopt) An Urgency Ordinance amending the Title and Sections G-IV 5.2 through G-IV 5.5 of Article 5 of Chapter IV of the Nevada County General Code regarding Restrictions on Marijuana Cultivation. (4/5 affirmative vote required.)
51b. SR 16-0082 Resolution calling an Election for, and authorizing the submission to the Voters of, an Ordinance amending Subsections G-IV 5.4(C) and G-IV 5.4(E) of Article 5 of Chapter IV of the Nevada County General Code regarding Restrictions on Marijuana Cultivation, and Consolidating the Election with the June 7, 2016 Statewide General Election
See full Agenda: 1-12-2016 Agenda
Read More about this issue: http://www.theunion.com/news/20027963-113/nevada-county-marijuana-sheriff-recommends-election-to-ban