Lawmakers consider a grow-your-own recreational marijuana bill
Last updated 2/26/2020 at 10:12am
People may be allowed to grow up to six of their own cannabis plants and up to 15 plants per household if the Legislature passes House Bill 1131 or its companion, Senate Bill 5155.
Under current law, people can obtain prescriptions for medical marijuana to grow up to 15 plants at home. But the proposed bills, sponsored by Rep. Brian Blake, D-Aberdeen in the House and Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla-Walla in the Senate, would extend similar home-grow ability to recreational users.
According to Mukilteo Police spokesman Myron Travis, busting residents for growing their own pot without a prescrip...