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Missouri Medical Marijuana Law

Status

 

Not Yet Operational

Law Signed:

2018

QUALIFYING CONDITIONS

  • Alzheimer's disease (agitation related to)
  • Any terminal illness
  • Autism
  • Cancer
  • Crohn's disease
  • Chronic pain/neuropathy 
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV/AIDS or cachexia or wasting syndrome
  • Huntington's disease
  • IBS
  • Intractable migraines
  • Lou Gehrig's disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Opioid substitution
  • Parkinson's disease
  • PTSD or other "debilitating psychiatric disorders"
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Seizures
  • Any "other chronic, debilitating or other medical condition" that may be alleviated by marijuana "in the professional judgement of a physician"

PATIENT POSSESSION LIMITS

Up to four ounces may be purchased per 30 days. The Department of Health may set limits on the amount of marijuana possessed, "provided that the limit is not less than a 60 days supply."

HOME CULTIVATION

Yes, up to six flowering plants. Qualifying patients must obtain an identification card from the Department of Health. Cultivation must take place in a "closed, locked facility."

STATE-LICENSED DISPENSARIES

Yes

STATE-LICENSED DISPENSARIES OPERATIONAL

No

CAREGIVERS

Yes, primary caregiver must be 21 years of age and must be registered with the Department of Health. No caregiver can serve more than three patients.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Provisions become effective December 6, 2018

For more information on Missouri's medical marijuana law, please contact: New Approach Missouri.