The report is called The Path Forward: Rethinking Federal Policy on Marijuana. I have no idea how to cite this online source. It seems confusing since it isn't a bill but rather just something he wrote to inform. Website: https://blumenauer.house.gov/sites/blumenauer.house.gov/files/BlumenauerReport_ThePathForward.pdf

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    This question would fit better in the Writing StackExchange: writing.stackexchange.com – Darren Ong Aug 13 '18 at 4:36
  • Whether here or on Writing.SE, we'd need to know what citation style you're using. It'll probably be treated like an unpublished article. – Nate Eldredge Aug 13 '18 at 4:50
  • I edited my question. It was MLA. – Gio Aug 13 '18 at 4:52

I searched google scholar to find your article The path forward: rethinking federal marijuana policy and from there you can cite it using several different formats including MLA by clicking the double quotation symbol as shown in the figures below:

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Also in the second figure you can click the BibTeX link.

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    In my experience, Google Scholar's suggested citation style often fails for non-standard formats such as this. Also, I have found that Google Scholar's suggested citation often contains errors for scientific articles. – Richard Erickson Aug 13 '18 at 12:36

There are two different ways I might cite it. I have included the examples from the page I link to.

First, you could cite it as a webpage:

Poncelet, Barbara. "Mom Am I Fat?: Helping Your Teen Have a Positive Body Image." Verywell.com, About Inc., 20 Apr. 2016, www.verywell.com/mom-am-i-fat-3200843. Accessed 7 July 2016.

Second, you could cite it as a Government Document

Highlights from the Competition Bureau’s Workshop on Emerging Competition Issues. Competition Bureau of Canada, 4 Mar. 2016, www.competitionbureau.gc.ca/eic/site/cb-bc.nsf/vwapj/cb-Workshop-Summary-Report-e.pdf/$FILE/cb-Workshop-Summary-Report-e.pdf. Accessed 6 July 2016.

I would not use Google Scholar's suggested citation. In my own experience, the suggestions are often poorly formatted for "grey" literature and contain errors for scientific article citation details.

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