There are various aspects of the rulemaking process that the Office of Marijuana Policy (OMP) undertakes. Some of these are formal and required by the Maine Administrative Procedures Act, while others are informal and used to gather input to further inform the work of OMP.


Upcoming Public Hearing

OMP will host a virtual public hearing on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 to receive testimony from members of the public on a proposed rule intended to govern the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Program. The hearing will begin at 10:00AM EST and conclude when interested members of the public complete their testimony. 

The Office will receive live testimony from the public via the Zoom video conferencing platform. Advance registration is required via the webform below or via the Zoom-hosted registration pageRegistration closes at 9:30AM EST on the morning of the public hearing. 

The public hearing will also be streamed live on the OMP YouTube channel; however, individuals wishing to provide testimony and actively participate in the hearing must do so via Zoom. The written public comment period is scheduled to run through 11:59PM EST on Sunday, February 13, 2022.