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Date:03/27/2001
Session:107th Congress (First Session)
Witness(es):Janet E. Joy
Credentials:  Senior Program Officer, Marijuana and Medicine: Assessing the Science Base, Division of Neuroscience and Behavioral Health, Institute of Medicine, The National Academies
Chamber:House
Committee:Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources Subcommittee, Committee on Government Reform, U.S. House of Representatives
Subject:Medical Marijuana, Federal Drug Law, and the Constitution’s Supremacy Clause

PLEASE NOTE:

Because the witness, Janet E. Joy, was invited by the Subcommittee to testify on short notice, there was no time to submit a prepared statement. As a result, the witness based her comments to the Subcommittee on the Executive Summary of the Institute of Medicine report for which she was the study director, “Marijuana and Medicine: Assessing the Science Base.”

The full report, including the Executive Summary of this study, can be found through the link provided above.

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