Michigan: State Medical Marijuana Program Now Accepting Applicants

Thursday, 02 April 2009

Lansing, MI: As of Saturday, April 4, patients may begin seeking applications to register with the Michigan Medical Marijuana Program. Patients in the program are permitted under state law to possess and grow cannabis for medical purposes.

Sixty-three percent of state voters approved an initiative establishing the program last November. Michigan is the thirteenth state to enact legislation allowing for the physician-supervised use of marijuana under state law.

Administrative rules for the program are available from the Michigan Department of Community Health.

The website also has application instructions and forms online.

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