Medical Marijuana Legality By State

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Gov. Tom Wolf supported medical marijuana during his campaign, and on Jan. 27 he told visiting families, Senate sponsors Mike Folmer, R-Lebanon, and Daylin Leach, D-Montgomery, and reporters that he would sign a bill into law.

For approved conditions, residency requirements and other information on medical marijuana in the U.S., click here.


* Washington, D.C. is not represented on the map.

Washington, D.C. legalized medical marijuana in 2010 through Amendment Act B18-622 (13-0 vote). You are limited to 2 oz dried and Washington, D.C. does not accept other states' registry cards.


Year Legalized Method of Passing (% Yes Vote) Possession Limit Does this state accept other states' registry cards?
1998 Ballot Measure 8 (58%) 1 oz usable; 6 plants (3 mature, 3 immature) No