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Organized in 1928, the Arizona Public Health Association (AzPHA) is a 
non-profit, membership organization dedicated to public health in Arizona. 
AzPHA is an affiliate of the American Public Health Association

Vision: Healthy communities for Arizona
Mission: Work to improve the level of health and well-being for all Arizonans

AzPHA Fall 2016 Conference

Planning for a 21st Century State of Wellness

Desert Willow Conference Center
4340 E Cotton Center Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85040

Friday, September 30th
7:30 am - 4:45 pm Program
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Reception
6:00 pm - 8 pm Awards Dinner

Regulation & Taxation of Marijuana Act

The AzPHA Board has developed a Policy Statement for consideration by Membership regarding the Regulation & Taxation of Marijuana Act, that it's on both the "pro" and "con" sides of the Voters Guide.

The Board is convening an ad hoc committee to explore the issues and make a recommendation.

Below is an informational presentation about the issues.

Original Statutory Language

Retail Marijuana AZPHA (Breakdown of Statutory Language) 

Final Language in Voter's Guide / (PDF Statement)

American Public Health Association Policy Statement

The Public Health Framework of Legalized Marijuana in Colorado 

Monitoring Health Concerns Related to Marijuana in Colorado: 2014