Earlier this week, the Mississippi Department of Health (MSDH) published a second set of proposed rules and regulations, which include Subpart 3 (Advertising and Marketing) and Subpart 4 (Tracking and Labeling). The MSDH published proposed Subpart 1 (Product Safety/Laboratory Requirements) on March 30, 2021. Click here for Bradley’s summary of those proposed sections.
Here are the highlights on proposed Subpart 3 (Advertising and Marketing):
Here are the highlights on proposed Subpart 4 (Tracking and Labeling):
The MSDH is offering the public two opportunities to provide comments about the proposed regulations. First, the public may submit comments regarding the proposed rules and regulations through an online form, which can be found here. Second, on May 11, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. CST, an oral proceeding will occur virtually, during which the MSDH will discuss the proposed rules and regulations. Meeting details can be found here.
More proposed rules and regulations will soon follow. Initiative 65 Section 5(2) includes a list of nine categories for which the MSDH is to promulgate rules and regulations, including issuance of identification cards and medical marijuana use in assisted living facilities and qualifications for treatment centers. See the full list here.