Colorado Medical Marijuana State Regulations:


Colorado Medical Marijuana Brief Information:

  • Voter Percentage: 54%
  • Date Approved:  November 7, 2000
  • Took Effect:  June 1, 2001
  • Law(s): Ballot Amendment 20
  • Amount: > 2 ounces
  • Number of Plants: >6 plants (only 3 may be mature)
  • Reciprocity: No
  • Statutes: C.O. Const. art. XVIII, §14 (2001) (codified as §0-4-287 art. XVIII)

 

Coloado Medical Marijuana Brief Summary:

  • Removes criminal penalties on the use, possession and cultivation of marijuana by patients who possess documentation from their physician confirming that he or she suffers from a debilitating condition and advising that they "might benefit from the use of medical marijuana."

 

Colorado Medical Marijuana Approved Conditions:

  • Severe nausea
  • Cancer
  • Glaucoma
  • seizures
  • HIV/AIDS positive
  • Cachexia
  • severe pain
  • persistent muscle spasms
  • Multiple sclerosis

 

Colorado Medical Marijuana Contact Information

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, CO 80246-1530
Phone: 303-692-2184