How will a well-regulated industry impact Oregon?

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To create a well-regulated and prosperous industry, the State of Oregon has enacted several safeguards and structures that both support businesses and also seek to protect people and communities. These include:

  • Oversight and monitoring for each “link” of the supply chain, from seed to sale.
  • Establishing limits for possession, sales and public consumption (and allowing local communities to opt-out of the market).
  • Creating product testing, packaging and labeling requirements and other protections for consumers.
  • Enforcing child-resistant packaging regulations to keep marijuana out of the hands of children.
  • Developing a youth prevention campaign to discourage underage use. (For more information regarding youth marijuana prevention please visit the Oregon Health Authority’s Stay True to You campaign website.)

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