Maine Revised Statutes

§2430. Medical Use of Marijuana Fund established

1. Fund established.  The Medical Use of Marijuana Fund, referred to in this section as "the fund," is established as an Other Special Revenue Funds account in the Department of Health and Human Services for the purposes specified in this section.
[ 2009, c. 631, §45 (NEW); 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF) .]
2. Sources of fund.  The State Controller shall credit to the fund:
A. All money received as a result of applications and reapplications for registration as a qualifying patient, primary caregiver and dispensary; [2009, c. 631, §45 (NEW); 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF).]
B. All money received as a result of applications and reapplications for registry identification cards for registered patients, primary caregivers and dispensaries and board members, officers and employees of dispensaries or marijuana testing facilities; [2015, c. 475, §25 (AMD).]
C. All penalties and fines assessed for violations of this chapter; [2009, c. 631, §45 (NEW); 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF).]
D. All money from any other source, whether public or private, designated for deposit into or credited to the fund; and [2009, c. 631, §45 (NEW); 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF).]
E. Interest earned or other investment income on balances in the fund. [2009, c. 631, §45 (NEW); 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF).]
[ 2015, c. 475, §25 (AMD) .]
3. Uses of the fund.  The fund may be used for expenses of the department to administer this chapter, as allocated by the Legislature.
[ 2009, c. 631, §45 (NEW); 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2009, c. 631, §45 (NEW). 2009, c. 631, §51 (AFF). 2015, c. 475, §25 (AMD).