Board of Health history concerning petitions to add a debilitating condition
● In 2014, the Colorado General Assembly created the medical marijuana research grant program. The purpose of the program is to “gather objective scientific research regarding the efficacy of administering marijuana and its component parts as part of medical treatment,” Section 25-1.5-106.5, C.R.S. The Board of Health approves the grants and receives an annual progress report. The most recent report was discussed on January 16, 2019. The January 16, 2019 Board of Health meeting minutes provide a summary of the board’s discussion.