Cannabis sativa (marijuana) are seen in El Pinar, 36 km east of Montevideo, on November 5, 2013. Lawmakers in Uruguay are studying a bill to legalize on December 10, 2013, the cultivation of marijuana and allow limited personal consumption of it -- which if passed, will have authorities controlling its quality and the amount used. AFP PHOTO/Miguel ROJO (Photo credit should read MIGUEL ROJO/AFP/Getty Images)(MIGUEL ROJO/AFP/Getty Images)
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Maryland House of Delegates has passed by a wide margin a measure to make the state’s medical marijuana law effective.
The House voted 123-13 on Monday for the bill, which now goes to the state Senate.