State: New Jersey
MEDICAL MARIJUANA STATUS: Legal since 2010
- Addiction substitute therapy for opioid reduction
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Cancer (includes associated chronic pain and/or severe nausea)
- Chronic pain related to musculoskeletal disorders
- Chronic visceral pain
- Crohn's disease
- HIV/AIDS (includes associated chronic pain and/or severe nausea)
- Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Seizure and/or spasticity disorders
- Tourette's syndrome
- Any terminal illness if a doctor has determined the patient will die within a year
Patient Possession Limits
Two ounces per month.
Not at this time.
Yes, primary caregiver is a person who has agreed to assist with a registered qualifying patient's medical use of marijuana. Primary caregiver cannot be the patient's physician. Primary caregiver must be a resident of New Jersey. The primary caregiver can never have been convicted of a felony drug offense. The caregiver must be 18 years of age or older. The caregiver may only have one qualifying patient at any one time.
RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA STATUS: Not legal (but is pending legislation and expected to pass in 2018)
Hemp: Not legal