On Thursday, New York’s Cannabis Control Board met to propose new regulations that allow licensed residents to cultivate marijuana in their homes. 

The issued changes are now open to a public commentary board for the next 60 days. If there is no valid opposition from the public, the board will finalize the language of the law and move forward.

This is the latest progression in the state’s new Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act. The law legalized recreational marijuana in New York in March, and it also granted permission for home growers. 

Eager medical cultivators have been waiting more than six months for the board’s green light to start. Once the regulations are final, they can grow indoors and outdoors “for therapeutic use.”…

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