New Jersey Legalization

SUMMARY: Voters in New Jersey passed Question 1, which calls for amending the state constitution in a manner that accommodates for the adult-use possession, production, and sale of marijuana to those age 21 or older.

The law took effect on January 1, 2021. Governor Murphy signed legislation to cease marijuana possession arrests and license retail sales into law on February 22, 2021.

INFORMATION: NJ CAN 2020