Effective July 1, 2021

SDLRC - Codified Law 0N-30-14 - [Effective July 1, 2021] Marijuana for medical use--Hemp.

§ 14. [Effective July 1, 2021] Marijuana for medical use--Hemp.

Not later than April 1, 2022, the Legislature shall pass laws to:

(1)    Ensure access to marijuana beyond what is set forth in this article by persons who have been diagnosed by a health care provider, acting within the provider's scope of practice, as having a serious and debilitating medical condition and who are likely to receive therapeutic or palliative benefit from marijuana; and

(2)    Regulate the cultivation, processing, and sale of hemp.

History: Proposed by initiated amendment (Constitutional Amendment A), approved Nov. 3, 2020, eff. Jul. 1, 2021.