Vote Medical Marijuana Colorado State Grade

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Background

Colorado has two medical cannabis laws. A citizens’ initiative passed in 2000 allows patients up to two ounces of medical cannabis and six plants (3 mature, 3 immature) and be assisted by a caregiver. Colorado’s second medical cannabis law, the Colorado Medical Marijuana Code, regulates medical cannabis business. Colorado allows local governments to adopt regulations, with uneven results.


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Colorado State Report Card

View and print the Colorado MMJ State Report Card from our latest report: Medical Marijuana access in the U.S. A Patient-Focused Analysis of the Patchwork of State Laws.

Colorado State Grade Action

While many state programs have important elements helpful to patients, no state has yet established an ideal, comprehensive program, and the recent trend of restrictive medical marijuana laws fails to meet the needs of patients. Contact your representative today!