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D.C.'s Cannabis Employment Protections Amendment Act of 2022: What Employers Need to Know


On June 7, 2022, the District of Columbia Council passed the Cannabis Employment Protections Amendment Act of 2022, now pending Mayoral review. The Act will make sweeping changes by restricting employers from taking any adverse action against an applicant or employee for use of marijuana or medical marijuana, including terminating an employee who tests positive for marijuana.

Join us for the July Coffee Chat to learn about the Act, its prohibitions, and the limited exceptions for employers for certain “safety sensitive” positions.

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