The Lane County Board of Commissioners is considering a tax on the sale of recreational marijuana, should the voters pass ballot measure 91 in November. Lane County government has both a public health and law enforcement duties, both of which could be impacted if recreational marijuana were to become legal in Oregon. Under the proposed ordinance, medical marijuana would not be taxed.
Should the Board of County Commissioners approve this ordinance? Choose the answer that best represents your view, then explain why in the section below.