Does the state have a recreational use program?
Yes, Arizona voters approved Proposition 207 in November 2020, which legalized recreational marijuana in the state. The law went into effect on January 1, 2021.
Does the state have a medical program?
Yes, Arizona has had a medical marijuana program since 2010. The program allows patients with qualifying medical conditions to obtain medical marijuana from licensed dispensaries.
What are the rules for medical use?
To be eligible for the Arizona medical marijuana program, patients must have a qualifying medical condition. Patients must also have a medical marijuana card, which can be obtained from a licensed physician.
What are qualifying medical conditions for eligibility?
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
- Crohn’s disease
- Ulcerative colitis
- Cachexia or wasting syndrome
- Severe nausea
- Chronic pain
- Severe muscle spasms
- Intractable nausea
What are Medical Program Limits?
Medical marijuana patients in Arizona are allowed to purchase up to 2.5 ounces of marijuana per month. They are also allowed to cultivate up to 12 marijuana plants per household.
Methods of Use Permitted under the Medical Program:
Medical marijuana patients in Arizona are allowed to use marijuana in a variety of ways, including smoking, vaping, eating, and topical application.
Is there Home Delivery of Medical Cannabis?
Yes, home delivery of medical cannabis is allowed in Arizona. However, delivery is not yet available in all areas of the state.
It is important to note that local governments may have stricter laws than the state. For example, some cities and counties have banned the sale of recreational cannabis. It is always best to check with your local government to see what the specific laws are in your area.