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Public Hearing — Qualifying Medical Conditions for the Therapeutic Use of Cannabis

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Therapeutic Cannabis Program

September 2019
Public Hearing — Qualifying Medical Conditions for the Therapeutic Use of Cannabis
The Therapeutic Cannabis Medical Oversight Board and the DHHS Therapeutic Cannabis Program will hold a public hearing to gather input from the public on proposed additions to the list of qualifying medical conditions for the therapeutic use of cannabis.

Date: Wednesday, September 25
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Location: DHHS, Brown Building, Auditorium, 129 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH [directions]
Written Comment Period Ends: Wednesday, October 2
Contact: Michael Holt, (603) 271-9234, Michael.Holt@dhhs.nh.gov

The following medical conditions are under consideration as qualifying medical conditions for the therapeutic use of cannabis:

  • Insomnia
  • Anxiety
  • Opioid Use Disorder
  • Tick-Borne Illnesses

Important Notes:

  • There will be a 30-minute time limit for public comments on each medical condition.
  • Sign-up at the hearing is required for each medical condition you want to provide comment on.
  • Comments on medical conditions that are not listed above will not be accepted.
  • There may not be time to hear all oral testimony on a particular medical condition.
  • Providing written testimony, including scientific or medical journal articles, is encouraged.
  • Written testimony may be submitted until 4:00 pm on Wednesday, October 2, via email to: dhhs.mobtcp@dhhs.nh.gov
  • There is no food or drink allowed in the auditorium.

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