District of Columbia: Medical Marijuana Handbook

District of Columbia:

District of Columbia Marijuana Tax Rate

Sales Tax Medical Excise Tax Medical Max Medical Tax Sales Tax Recreational Excise Tax Recreational Max Recreational Tax
5.75% N/A 5.75% 5.75% N/A 5.75%

2021 District of Columbia Medical Marijuana Handbook

District of Columbia has 2 bordering states consisting of Maryland, and Virginia.

Medical marijuana is legal in Maryland , but there is no cannabis sales tax on it. There is no cannabis excise tax charged on medical marijuana in Maryland.


Medical marijuana is legal in Virginia and is subject to a cannabis sales tax of 5.30%. There is no cannabis excise tax charged on medical marijuana in Virginia.


Medical Marijuana is illegal in so there is no tax on medical marijuana in those states.

About District of Columbia Medical Marijuana

Is medical marijuana legal in District of Columbia?

Yes, medical marijuana is legal in District of Columbia

When and how did District of Columbia legalize marijuana for medical use?

District of Columbia legalized medical marijuana in 2010. This law was passed using Amendment Act B18-622 and passed with a vote of 69%. The official name for this law is the Legalization of Marijuana for Medical Treatment Initiative

District of Columbia Medical Marijuana possession limits


Marijuana:

  • 2 oz. dried per month

Plants:

  • N/A

Is it legal to grow marijuana for medicinal use at home in District of Columbia?

No, medical marijuana patients are not allowed to grow marijuana for medicinal use a home.

Are there medical dispensaries available to patients?

Yes, as long as the patient presents the appropriate documentation for District of Columbia.

There are seven medical marijuana dispensaries in Washington D.C. that are licensed to dispense medical marijuana to patients. Dispensaries can only sell two ounces of marijuana in a 30 day period per registered patient.

Is there a list of specific conditions for medical marijuana in District of Columbia?

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Glaucoma
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Cancer
  • Patients undergoing certain medical treatments like radiation or chemotherapy.

The list above, and more detailed information on it, can be found in the District of Columbia medical marijuana law

Does District of Columbia have a medical registry system or ID card?

Yes, District of Columbia keeps track of their medical marijuna patients.

All medical marijuana users must register in the registry and have a valid marijuana card.

Does District of Columbia recognize patients from other states?

No, District of Columbia does not recognize patients from any state.

Are there any age restrictions for medical marijuana in District of Columbia?

The patient must have one of the medical conditions needed to obtain medical marijuana regardless of age.


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