Vermont Medical Marijuana State Regulations:

Vermont Medical Marijuana Basic Information:

  • Voter Percentage: Approved 22-7  (House Bill 645 -- Approved 82-59)
  • Date Approved: May 26, 2004
  • Took Effect: July 1, 2004
  • Law(s): Senate Bill 76 (House Bill 645 -- Approved 82-59)
  • Amount: > 2 ounces
  • Number of Plants: 3 plants (only 1 may be mature)
  • Reciprocity: No
  • Statutes: Vt. Stat. Ann. tit. 18, §§ 4471- 4474d (2003)


Vermont Medical Marijuana Brief Summary:

  • On July 1st, 2007 Senate Bill 7 expanded the definition of "debilitation medical condition" to include: "(A)cancer, multiple sclerosis, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus, acquired immune deficiency syndrome, or the treatment of these conditions, if the disease or the treatment results in severe, persistent, and intractable symptoms; or (B) a disease, medical condition, or its treatment that is chronic, debilitating, and produces severe, persistent, and one or more of the following intractable symptoms: cachexia or wasting syndrome; severe pain; severe nausea; or seizures." Senate Bill 7 also amends state law so that licensed physicians in neighboring states can legally recommend cannabis to Vermont patients.


Vermont Medical Marijuana Approved Conditions:

  • cancer
  • Multiple Sclerosis


Vermont Medical Marijuana Contact Information:

Marijuana Registry
Department of Public Safety
03 South Main Street
Waterbury, Vermont 05671