A campaign to allow businesses such as bars to permit public cannabis use on their property has officially made the November ballot in Colorado’s capital city.
The initiative, dubbed the Neighborhood-Supported Cannabis Consumption Pilot Program, has the support so far of at least 50 businesses in the city, the Denver Post reported.
If approved by voters, it would allow businesses to establish marijuana consumption areas on their premises, as long as the companies meet certain criteria, such as obtaining support from a “neighborhood group.”
Some municipalities in Colorado have permitted local cannabis clubs where consumption is allowed on-site, but not Denver.
A separate initiative, to legalize cannabis consumption lounges in Denver, failed to make the ballot, the city announced earlier in the week.