Delaware Medical Marijuana Regulations:

Delaware Medical Marijuana Basic Information:

  • Voter Percentage: House 27-14, by Senate 17-4
  • Date Approved:  May 13, 2011
  • Took Effect:  July 1, 2011
  • Law(s): Senate Bill 17
  • Amount: >6 ounces
  • Number of Plants: 0 plants
  • Reciprocity: Yes (a visiting qualifying patient is not subject to arrest)
  • Profit: Non Profit


Delaware Medical Marijuana Brief Summary:

  • The Delaware Medical Marijuana Act.  State regulators have up to one-year to draft regulations to govern the program. This law removes state-level criminal penalties for possession and use of cannabis obtained from state-licensed facilities for patients with an authorized "debilitating medical condition."

Deleware Medical Marijuana Approved Conditions:

  • severe nausea
  • seizures
  • cancer
  • decompensated cirrhosis
  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Wasting Syndrome (or similiar condition)
  • severe debilitating pain
  • severe and persistent muscle spasms