RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia lawmakers have given remaining approval to a invoice that can legalize marijuana for grownup leisure use.
However legalization won’t happen till 2024, when retail gross sales of the drug would additionally start.
A compromise invoice cleared the state Home and Senate on Saturday night. That makes Virginia the the primary Southern state to vote to legalize marijuana.
It joins 15 different states and the District of Columbia.
The laws now goes to Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam, who helps legalization.
A number of Democrats stated they hoped Northam would ship the laws again to them with amendments, together with rushing up the date for legalization.