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State:Arkansas

 

HEMP LAW: Legal since 2017

Act 981 establishes the Arkansas Industrial Hemp Research Program to assess the agricultural and economic potential of industrial hemp production.

 

MEDICAL MARIJUANA STATUS: Legal since 2016

 

Qualifying Conditions 

  • Þ  ALS

  • Þ  Alzheimer's disease

  • Þ  Cachexia or wasting syndrome

  • Þ  Cancer

  • Þ  Chronic or debilitating disease

  • Þ  Crohn's disease

  • Þ  Fibromyalgia

  • Þ  Glaucoma

  • Þ  Hepatitis C

  • HIV/AIDS

  • Intractable pain

  • Multiple sclerosis

  • Peripheral neuropathy

  • Þ  PTSD

  • Þ  Seizures

  • Þ  Severe arthritis

  • Þ  Severe nausea

  • Þ  Severe and persistent muscle spasms

  • Þ  Tourette's syndrome

  • Þ  Ulcerative colitis

  • Þ  Any medical condition or its treatment approved by the Department of Health

     

    Patient Possession Limits 

  • Patients who possess a physician's recommendation may legally possess and obtain medical cannabis provided by state licensed dispensaries. Patients under the age of 21 are not permitted to consume herbal forms of cannabis. Inhaling herbal cannabis is not permitted by adults in the presence of a pregnant woman or a child age 14 or under. Dispensaries may not provide cannabis-infused food or drink products with more than 10mg of THC.

    Home Cultivation

    • No

    Caregiver Information 

    • No information

  • Reciprocity for Other State Medical Marijuana Cards

    • No

  • RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA STATUS: NOT LEGALIZED 

  • Source:http://norml.org/states/ar