Vote Medical Marijuana Maine State Grade
In 1998, voters enacted the Maine Medical Marijuana Act. In 2002, the legislature increased possession limits. In 2009, the voters passed an initiative to create a distribution program and patient registry. In 2012, the legislature added privacy protections. Patients or caregivers may possess 2.5 ounces and cultivate six plants.
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View and print the Maine MMJ State Report 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!