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Survey: Limited Access to Medical Marijuana Laws

posted on Wed, Jul 19 2017 11:10 am by The Network for Public Health Law

Eighteen states have adopted Limited Access Marijuana Product Laws permitting only low (or zero) Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and high Cannabidiol (CBD) products to treat several, often specified conditions, usually uncontrolled epilepsy disorders. THC is the psychoactive substance in marijuana that alters users’ senses and cause mood changes, and can lead to changes in behavior. Cannabidiol, however, has mild psychoactive effects. This Survey provides a brief overview of jurisdictions with statutory and regulatory provisions legalizing limited access medical marijuana programs.

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View/download the Limited Access Medical Marijuana Laws Survey.


View the Complementary Medical Marijuana Programs Survey.