Missouri legislative committee looking at allowing marijuana sales

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JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KPLR) – A Missouri house committee is looking at legislation proposed by Columbia representative Chris Kelly, to decriminalize marijuana in Missouri. The bill would allow for the licensing of growers, and retailers.

The bill would also allow Missouri resident to possess up to one pound of marijuana and grow up to 8 plants for person use.

The hearing slated to start at 5 pm in the basement of the state capitol.