Autism, AIDS, Alzheimer’s Among New Cannabis Oil-Eligible Conditions

A compromise bill to expand the conditions that can legally be treated with cannabis oil in Georgia is set to go before the Georgia House of Representatives on Wednesday.

On Friday, a House committee approved changes to Senate Bill 16 which add several new conditions and keeps the maximum allowable percentage of THC at 5 percent.

If the bill is approved by the House and Senate and signed by Gov. Nathan Deal, Georgians with “severe or end-stage” autism, AIDS, Tourette’s Syndrome and peripheral neuropathy, will be allowed to legally use low-THC cannabis oil.

– Read the entire article at The Newnan Times-Herald.