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FREE Webinar: What Can the Psychedelics Industry Learn from Cannabis Regulation?

Register Here What can the psychedelics industry can learn from cannabis regulation? The answer is probably “quite a bit.” Here at Harris Bricken, we’ve been thinking about this topic for a couple of years. See e.g.: The Psilocybin Movement is Like the Cannabis Movement (Except When It’s Not) Top 10 Lessons from Cannabis for the

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Reminder: FREE Psychedelics Business Webinar, Next Tuesday 10/25

Register Here In a few short months, the State of Oregon will open up licensing applications for the first state-regulated psilocybin program. Other states – specifically Washington and Colorado – will likely follow suit in the near future. At the same time, ketamine clinics and telehealth operators have proliferated nationally, and a number of groups

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Will Colorado Be the Second State to Legalize Psychedelics?

Next month, Colorado voters will decide the fate of Proposition 122, named the Natural Medicine Health Act of 2022 (NMHA). If passed, NHMA would legalize a host of psychedelics in Colorado. Today, we’ll look at what NMHA would do. Natural Medicine Health Act of 2022 NMHA is modeled on – or at least influenced by

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Can Non-Oregon Residents Get Psilocybin Licenses?

Our psychedelics team routinely fields questions from non-Oregon residents looking for Oregon psilocybin licenses. However, one of Measure 109‘s more infamous requirements is its residency requirement. These provisions require that, until January 1, 2025, manufacturing facilities and service centers must have majority ownership by individual(s) who have resided in Oregon for at least two years.

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Ketamine Telehealth and the Looming Public Health Emergency Deadline

In early 2020, the United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) declared a public health emergency (PHE) due to the COVID-19 pandemic. DHHS extended the PHE numerous times over the last few years, most recently on July 15, 2022 for a period of 90 days. The PHE will expire on October 13, 2022

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FREE Webinar: How to Protect Your Psychedelics Business

Register Here In a few short months, the State of Oregon will open up licensing applications for the first state-regulated psilocybin program. Other states – specifically Washington and Colorado – will likely follow suit in the near future. At the same time, ketamine clinics and telehealth operators have proliferated nationally, and a number of groups

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Washington Psilocybin Update

In March of this year, the Washington State Legislature passed Senate Bill 5693. Section 211, subpart 99 of this bill directs the Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) to create a psilocybin work group to assess the feasibility of bills like Senate Bill 5660 (see our initial take on that one here). In particular, the

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Oregon Proposed Psilocybin Rules: Tracking, Advertising, Prohibited Conduct

This is the sixth and final installment in my write-up of the proposed Oregon psilocybin program rules. This post will cover product transportation and tracking, advertising, prohibited conduct, and penalties. I’ll skip waste management. As with earlier installments in this series (linked below), this post will highlight key areas and skip or skim less prominent

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Oregon Proposed Psilocybin Rules: Facilitators, Sessions and Dosing

Welcome to the penultimate installment in my write-up of the proposed Oregon psilocybin program rules. This post focuses on facilitators and related client matters. It does not canvass the already-adopted rules related to facilitator licensing, which we covered back in April. As with earlier installments in this series (see links below), this post will highlight

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Oregon Proposed Psilocybin Rules: Service Centers

Welcome to the fourth installment in my write-up of the proposed Oregon psilocybin program rules. I’m jumping in midstream from where I left off last week. See links at the bottom of this blog post. Similar to those installments, I will highlight the major areas today, and skip or skim less prominent stuff. This post