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Medicinal, Recreational and Hemp products are legal in Washington.

Amount of Cannabis Allowed

"The law allows adults 21 and older to purchase in a single day: up to one ounce (1 oz.), or 28.35 grams, of usable marijuana; 16 ounces, or 453.59 grams, of cannabis-infused edibles in solid form; 72 fluid ounces, or 2.13 L, in liquid form; and 7 grams, or a quarter-ounce (0.25 oz), of cannabis concentrates. Medical patients may purchase and possess 3 ounces of usable marijuana, 48 ounces of marijuana-infused product in solid form, 216 ounces of marijuana-infused product in liquid form, or 21 grams of marijuana concentrate."

Conditions To Qualify for a Medicinal License

Cancer, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), multiple sclerosis, epilepsy or other seizure disorder, or spasticity disorders. Intractable pain, limited for the purpose of this chapter to mean pain unrelieved by standard medical treatments and medications. Glaucoma, either acute or chronic, limited for the purpose of this chapter to mean increased intraocular pressure unrelieved by standard treatments and medications. Crohn's disease with debilitating symptoms unrelieved by standard treatments or medications. Hepatitis C with debilitating nausea or intractable pain unrelieved by standard treatments or medications. Diseases, including anorexia, which result in nausea, vomiting, wasting, appetite loss, cramping, seizures, muscle spasms, or spasticity, when these symptoms are unrelieved by standard treatments or medications. Chronic renal failure requiring hemodialysis. Posttraumatic stress disorder. Traumatic brain injury.

Cost for a Medical License

150

How much can you grow?

Recognition card holders may also grow in their home or as a member of a cooperative: Six plants for personal medical use, and possess up to eight ounces of usable marijuana produced from their plants. If the patient's healthcare practitioner determines the patient requires more than the presumptive amount, they may authorize: Up to 15 plants for personal medical use, and may possess 16 ounces of usable marijuana produced from their plants. Note: No more than 15 plants may be grown or located in any one housing unit even if multiple qualifying patients or designated providers reside in the housing unit. The only exception will be for cooperative gardens established under SB 5052.

Fines / Cost

"It is illegal to transport any open package or container of cannabis or marijuana-infused products. It remains illegal to transport cannabis from across state lines. The law allows for non-residents who have a valid driver’s license, state or federal ID to purchase marijuana for recreational use. Possession Penalty: - Possession of 1 oz. to 40 g is a misdemeanor (up to 90 days incarceration) - Possession of 1 oz. to 40 g is a misdemeanor (up to 90 days incarceration)"

Consumption Rules

"It remains illegal to consume cannabis or marijuana-infused products in public. It is also prohibited to smoke cannabis wherever tobacco smoking is prohibited. Driving under the influence of cannabis is illegal and consumption in a vehicle is not allowed, neither while driving nor while riding as passengers. Legal consumers can carry cannabis in their vehicles, but it must be in a sealed container or in the trunk."

Paraphernalia Laws

IS DRUG PARAPHERNALIA LEGAL OR ILLEGAL?



LEGAL (for marijuana purposes; in general its illegal)



STATE LAW ON DRUG PARAPHERNALIA



RCW 69.50.102  Drug paraphernalia

"Drug paraphernalia" means all equipment, products, and materials of any kind which are used, intended for use, or designed for use in planting, propagating, cultivating, growing, harvesting, manufacturing, compounding, converting, producing, processing, preparing, testing, analyzing, packaging, repackaging, storing, containing, concealing, injecting, ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing into the human body a controlled substance.



RCW 69.50.412:

It is unlawful for any person to use drug paraphernalia to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, manufacture, compound, convert, produce, process, prepare, test, analyze, pack, repack, store, contain, conceal, inject, ingest, inhale, or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled substance other than marijuana. Any person who violates this subsection is guilty of a misdemeanor.

 



LEGAL POSSESSION RULES



Possession of drug paraphernalia for use of marijuana is not illegal.



Individuals 21 years of age or older are legally authorized to possess and use drug paraphernalia.



ILLEGAL POSSESSION PENALTIES



Possession of drug paraphernalia (other than legalized marijuana) is a misdemeanor & is punishable by up to 90 days in jail and a $1,000 file.



Any person eighteen years of age or over who violates the rule by delivering drug paraphernalia to a person under eighteen years of age who is at least three years his junior is guilty of a gross misdemeanor.

 



ADDITIONAL COMMENTS



Drug paraphernalia includes, but is not limited to objects used, intended for use, or designed for use in ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing cocaine into the human body, such as:



(a) Metal, wooden, acrylic, glass, stone, plastic, or ceramic pipes with or without screens, permanent screens, hashish heads, or punctured metal bowls;

(b) Water pipes;

(c) Carburetion tubes and devices;

(d) Smoking and carburetion masks;

(e) Miniature cocaine spoons and cocaine vials;

(f) Chamber pipes;

(g) Carburetor pipes;

(h) Electric pipes;

(i) Air-driven pipes; and

(j) Ice pipes or chillers.

(2) It shall be no defense to a prosecution for a violation of this section that the person acted, or was believed by the defendant to act, as agent or representative of another.

(3) Nothing in subsection (1) of this section prohibits legal distribution of injection syringe equipment through public health and community based HIV prevention programs, and pharmacies.



REFERENCE WEBSITES



lcb.wa.gov/mj2015/fact-sheet



https://www.vucsa.com/paraphernalia



https://app.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=69.50.102



https://app.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=69.50.412

Learn More

https://www.doh.wa.gov/YouandYourFamily/Marijuana/MedicalMarijuana/LawsandRules





http://leg.wa.gov/Senate/Committees/lbrc/Documents/Reports%20and%20Publications/Marijuana%20Guide%202018%20final%205-30-18.pdf

Medicinal, Recreational and Hemp products are legal in Washington DC.

Amount of Cannabis Allowed

Patients, caregivers, and adults at least 21 years of age can posses up to two ounces (2 oz), or 56.7 grams, of cannabis. Any adult over 21 may gift up to one ounce (1 oz), or 28.35 grams, of cannabis to another adult at least 21 years old.

Conditions To Qualify for a Medicinal License

HIV/AIDS Glaucoma multiple sclerosis cancer

Cost for a Medical License

50

How much can you grow?

Patients, caregivers, and adults at least 21 years of age can cultivate up to six (6) plants within their residence. Regardless of how many adults living inside, a residence may not grow more than twelve (12) cannabis plants, with six (6) or fewer being mature, flowering plants.

Fines / Cost

Sale: Crime with penalty of five (5) yrs. and/or $50,000; Subsequent offense: double penalties; Within drug-free zone or sale to minor: up to twice the punishment

Consumption Rules

Consumption of medical cannabis is limited to the patient’s home or private property. The use of medical marijuana in public remains a criminal offense.

Paraphernalia Laws

IS DRUG PARAPHERNALIA LEGAL OR ILLEGAL?



LEGAL (for marijuana purposes; in general its illegal)



STATE LAW ON DRUG PARAPHERNALIA



“Paraphernalia” means:



(A) Objects used, intended for use, or designed for use in preparing, storing, ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing medical marijuana into the human body; and



(B) Kits, objects, devices, or equipment used, intended for use, or designed for use in planting, propagating, manufacturing, cultivating, growing, harvesting, processing, or preparing medical marijuana.



LEGAL POSSESSION RULES



MEDICAL MARIJUANA:

A qualifying patient may possess and administer medical marijuana, and possess and use paraphernalia, only for treatment of a qualifying medical condition or the side effects of a qualifying medical treatment and only after having:



(1)(A) Obtained a signed, written recommendation from an authorized practitioner in accordance with § 7-1671.04; and



(B) Registered with the Mayor pursuant to § 7-1671.05; or





A qualifying patient or caregiver shall only possess, administer, or dispense medical marijuana, or possess or use paraphernalia, obtained from a dispensary registered with the Mayor pursuant to § 7-1671.05.



(2) Enrolled in another jurisdiction's medical marijuana program.





RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA:

It is legal for a person who is at least 21 years old to possess marijuana-related drug paraphernalia – such as bongs, cigarette rolling papers, and cigar wrappers – that is associated with one ounce or less of marijuana.



ILLEGAL POSSESSION PENALTIES



Notwithstanding any other provision of the law, and except as provided in § 22-3571.02, a defendant who has been found guilty of an offense under the District of Columbia Official Code punishable by imprisonment may be sentenced to pay a fine as provided in this section.



(b) An individual who has been found guilty of such an offense may be fined not more than the greatest of:



(1) $100 if the offense is punishable by imprisonment for 10 days or less; (2) $250 if the offense is punishable by imprisonment for 30 days, or one month, or less but more than 10 days;



(3) $500 if the offense is punishable by imprisonment for 90 days, or 3 months, or less but more than 30 days;



(4) $1,000 if the offense is punishable by imprisonment for 180 days, or 6 monthREFERENCE WEBSITES



(5) $2,500 if the offense is punishable by imprisonment for one year or less but more than 180 days;



(6) $12,500 if the offense is punishable by imprisonment for 5 years or less but more than one years, or less but more than 90 days;



REFERENCE WEBSREFERENCE WEBSITES

Learn More

As of April 13, 2018, the DCDOH will accept out of state patients with a valid medical marijuana identification card from states with a program functionally equivalent to the DC Medical Marijuana Program.



https://statelaws.findlaw.com/dc-law/district-of-columbia-marijuana-laws.html



https://dchealth.dc.gov/page/laws-and-regulations-MMP-0





https://mpdc.dc.gov/marijuana



PARAPHERNALIA REFERENCE WEBSITES



code.dccouncil.us/dc/council/code/titles/7/chapters/16B/



https://code.dccouncil.us/dc/council/code/sections/22-3571.01.html



https://code.dccouncil.us/dc/council/code/titles/7/chapters/16B/

Medicinal and Hemp products are legal in West Virginia.

Amount of Cannabis Allowed

30-day supply

Conditions To Qualify for a Medicinal License

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Refractory generalized anxiety disorder, Cancer, HIV/AIDS, Parkinson’s Disease, Persistent muscle spasms, Epileptic seizures, Severe nausea and vomiting, Chronic pain that defies standard pain medication, Anorexia, cachexia or wasting syndrome, Debilitating diseases requiring Hospice or palliative care/terminal illness

Cost for a Medical License

50

How much can you grow?

not allowed

Fines / Cost

up to $15,000

Consumption Rules

N/A

Paraphernalia Laws

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Learn More

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Hemp products are legal in Wisconsin.

Amount of Cannabis Allowed

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Conditions To Qualify for a Medicinal License

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Cost for a Medical License

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How much can you grow?

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Fines / Cost

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Consumption Rules

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Paraphernalia Laws

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Learn More

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Hemp products are legal in Wyoming.

Amount of Cannabis Allowed

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Conditions To Qualify for a Medicinal License

N/A

Cost for a Medical License

N/A

How much can you grow?

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Fines / Cost

N/A

Consumption Rules

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Paraphernalia Laws

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Learn More

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