BISMARCK, N.D. – UPDATE: Does the reported $6.6 million price tag to recreational marijuana fit the bill?
“It’s undetermined how much but we know it’s going to cost more,” said Sen. Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson.
“I’m uncomfortable sending the full number out because it’s not true,” said Rep. Corey Mock, R-Grand Forks.
The Office of Management and Budget submitted a report with a breakdown of costs for each agency potentially affected if recreational marijuana, or Measure 3, becomes law. Legislators struggled on whether to accept or reject the numbers.
“To say the costs are unknown, and then when it comes time for the