A market for low-carbon transportation fuels has a chance to flourish in Oregon if regulators adopt the second phase of the state’s Clean Fuels Program.
Lawmakers want health-care providers and pharmacies to send and receive e-prescriptions for Schedule II controlled substances.
The measure will technically take effect next month, but the sections allowing legal marijuana possession do not go into effect until next summer.
Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber won a historic fourth term; Oregonians have not chosen a Republican for governor since 1982.
Measure 92 trailed by 1.2%, with fewer than 51% of voters in opposition.