South Dakota Medical Marijuana Law

Status

Operational

Law Signed:

2020

QUALIFYING CONDITIONS

  • AIDS/HIV
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Cancer associated with severe or chronic pain, nausea or severe vomiting, or cachexia or severe wasting
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Epilepsy and seizures
  • Glaucoma
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Other medical condition or its treatment may be added by the Department of Health

PATIENT POSSESSION LIMITS

Medical marijuana patients may possess up to three ounces of cannabis including other allowable products. Specifics to be determined within 120 days on the bill coming into effect.

HOME CULTIVATION

Yes, up to three plants. In certain circumstances, a physician may authorize a patients to cultivate greater quantities.

STATE-LICENSED DISPENSARIES

Yes

STATE-LICENSED DISPENSARIES OPERATIONAL

Yes

CAREGIVERS

Yes. All caregivers must submit the proper required documentation to the State Department of Health.

ESTIMATED NUMBER OF REGISTERED PATIENTS

EMPLOYMENT PROTECTIONS FOR QUALIFYING PATIENTS

CONTACT INFORMATION