Vote Medical Marijuana North Carolina State Grade
In July 2014, North Carolina enacted HB 1220, creating a pilot program that allows medical use of CBD-rich oil only for registered patients diagnosed by a neurologist as having intractable epilepsy that has not been responsive to at least three other treatment options. Access is only through a registered caregiver who must be a parent, guardian, or legal custodian and who must obtain the CBD oil out of state.
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View and print the North Carolina 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.
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!