Texas: Medical Marijuana Handbook
Texas Marijuana Tax Rate
|Sales Tax Medical||Excise Tax Medical||Max Medical Tax||Sales Tax Recreational||Excise Tax Recreational||Max Recreational Tax|
2023 Texas Medical Marijuana Handbook
Texas has 4 bordering states consisting of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma.
Medical marijuana is legal in Arkansas and is subject to a cannabis sales tax of 6.50%. There is also a 4% cannabis excise tax on all sales of medical marijuana in Arkansas.
Medical marijuana is legal in Louisiana and is subject to a cannabis sales tax of 7%. There is no cannabis excise tax charged on medical marijuana in Louisiana.
Medical marijuana is legal in New Mexico , but they choose not to tax medical marijuana. There is, however, a 5% cannabis excise tax on all sales of medical marijuana in New Mexico.
Medical marijuana is legal in Oklahoma and is subject to a cannabis sales tax of 4.50%. There is also a 7% cannabis excise tax on all sales of medical marijuana in Oklahoma.
Medical Marijuana is illegal in so there is no tax on medical marijuana in those states.
About Texas Medical Marijuana
Is medical marijuana legal in Texas?
Yes, medical marijuana is legal in Texas
When and how did Texas legalize marijuana for medical use?
Texas legalized medical marijuana in 2015. This law was passed using Senate Bill 339 (2015) - epilepsy only House Bill 3703 (2019) - other medical conditions . The official name for this law is the Compassionate Use Program Tex. Occ. Code Section 169.001 et seq
Texas Medical Marijuana possession limits
- The limit a particular patient can possess is determined by the dosage prescribed by the doctor.
Is it legal to grow marijuana for medicinal use at home in Texas?
No, medical marijuana patients are not allowed to grow marijuana for medicinal use a home.
Only licensed growers are allowed to cultivate medical marijuana
Are there medical dispensaries available to patients?
Yes, as long as the patient presents the appropriate documentation for Texas.
Dispensaries can cultivate, process, and dispense low-grade THC. There are currently only 3 dispensaries licensed in Texas. All dispensaries must be at least 1000 feet from any private or public school or day care center that was there prior to the dispensary initial application. Dispensaries access the Compassionate Use Registry of Texas (CURT) to obtain the prescription and then fill it.
Is there a list of specific conditions for medical marijuana in Texas?
Hepatitis C or the treatment of this condition
The list above, and more detailed information on it, can be found in the Texas medical marijuana law
Does Texas have a medical registry system or ID card?
No, Texas does not keep track of their medical marijuana patients.
Does Texas recognize patients from other states?
No, Texas does not recognize patients from any state.
Are there any age restrictions for medical marijuana in Texas?
There is no age limit on the use of medical marijuana but a legal guardian may need to give permission for someone under the age of 18.