Maine Medical Marijuana State Regulations:

Maine Medical Marijuana Basic Information:

  • Voter Percentage: 61%
  • Date Approved:   Nov. 2, 1999
  • Took Effect:    Dec. 22, 1999
  • Law(s): Ballot Question 2
  • Amount: >1.25 Ounces usable
  • Number of Plants: >6 plants (no more than 3 of which can be mature)
  • Reciprocity: Yes
  • Profit: Non-Profit
  • Statutes: Me. Rev. Stat. tit. 22, § 2383-B(5), (6) (1999) (amended 2001).Me. Rev. Stat. tit. 22, § 2383-B(3)(e)


Maine Medical Marijuana Brief Summary:

  • Criminal penalties on the use, possession and cultivation of marijuana by patients who possess a written "professional opinion" from their physician that he or she "might benefit from the medical use of marijuana.


Maine Medical Marijuana Approved Conditions:

  • Epilepsy (seizures)
  • Glaucoma
  • Multiple Sclerosis (muscle spasticity)
  • nausea (as caused by AIDS or cancer chemotherapy)


Maine Medical Marijuana Contact Information:

Maine Citizens for Patients Rights

PO Box 1074
Lewiston, ME 04243