Alaska Medical Marijuana State Regulations:

Alaska Medical Marijuana Basic Information:

  • Voter Percentage: 58%
  • Date Approved: November 3, 1998
  • Took Effect: November 4, 1999
  • Law/Measure: Ballot Measure #8
  • Usable Amount: >1 Once
  • Number of Plants: No more than six plants (three mature)
  • Reciprocity: No
  • Statutes: §§ 17.37.10 - 17.37.80 (2007)

Alaska Medical Marijuana Brief Summary:

  • There are no state level penalties for the possession and/or growing of marijuana by anyone who possess written state-qualifying documentation from a doctor stating that the patient may benefit from the use of marijuana.

Alaska Medical Marijuana Approved Conditions:          

  • Cachexia
  • Cancer
  • Chronic pain
  • Epilepsy (seizures)
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV or AIDS
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Nausea

Alaska Medical Marijuana Contact Information

Alaskans for Medical Rights

P.O. Box 102320
Anchorage, AK 99510
(907) 277-AKMR (2567)

Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
P.O. Box 110699
Juneau, AK 99811-0699
(907) 465-5423