Concerning providing marijuana samples to employees for business purposes.


The bill permits a medical marijuana optional premises cultivation licensee, a medical marijuana-infused products manufacturing licensee, a retail marijuana cultivation facility licensee, and a retail marijuana products manufacturing licensee to provide samples to managers for quality control and product development purposes. The bill specifies limits on the amount that can be provided as a sample per batch. The bill prohibits the licensee from:

  • Allowing the manager to consume the sample on site;
  • Allowing the manager to exceed his or her personal possession limits;
  • Providing or reselling the sample to another licensed employee, individual, or customer; and
  • Using the sample as a means of compensating the manager.


Senator Vicki Marble | Representative Matt Gray

Signed on April 30th 2018 By: Crisanta Duran (Speaker of The House of Representatives) ; Kevin J. Grantham (President of The Senate) ; Marilyn Eddins (Chief Clerk of The House of Representatives) ; Effie Ameen (Secretary of The Senate) ; John W. Hickenlooper (Governor of The State of Colorado)