Laws

Cannabis Laws in United States

NORML is The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws.
Information about cannabis laws in United States visit norml.org

Cannabis Laws in California

CALIFORNIA NORML is the California Chapter of NORML.
Information about cannabis laws in California visit canorml.org

Cannabis Laws in California Cities and Counties

CALIFORNIA NORML is the California Chapter of NORML.
Information about cannabis laws in California Cities and Counties visit canorml.org

California State Laws

In 1996, the California voters approved Proposition 215, also known as the Compassionate Use Act of 1996, codified as California Health and Safety Code Section 11362.5.

In 2003, the California State Legislature approved Senate Bill 420, also known as the Medical Marijuana Program Act, codified as California Health and Safety Code Section 11362.7 et seq.

In 2008, the California Attorney General issued "Guidelines for the Security and Non-Diversion of Marijuana Grown for Medical Use."

In 2015, the California State Legislature approved Assembly Bill 243, Assembly Bill 266, and Senate Bill 643.

In 2016, the California voters approved Proposition 64, also known as the Control, Regulate, and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act.

In 2016, the California State Board of Equalization issued "Special Notice: Information About Proposition 64 for Sellers of Medical Marijuana."

Election Day News:  United States Marijuana Map after November 8, 2016.