Is Cannabis Legal In Kansas?
As of 2021, cannabis remains illegal in Kansas for both medical and recreational use. The possession, use, and sale of cannabis for any purpose is a crime.
Cannabis for Medical Use in Kansas
Efforts to legalize medical marijuana in Kansas have been ongoing for several years. In 2018, a bill was introduced in the state legislature to legalize the use of medical marijuana for certain qualifying conditions. The bill was not passed, but it did spark a debate about the potential benefits and risks of medical marijuana in the state.
In 2020, another bill was introduced in the state legislature to legalize medical marijuana. This bill, known as the Kansas Medical Marijuana Act, proposed the creation of a regulated system for the production, distribution, and use of medical marijuana in Kansas. The bill also included provisions for the issuance of licenses to cannabis businesses, as well as regulations on labeling, testing, and labeling of medical marijuana products.
As of 2021, the Kansas Medical Marijuana Act has not been passed, and marijuana remains illegal for medical use in Kansas. However, the act has received support from some lawmakers and advocacy groups, and it remains a topic of discussion in the state.
Recreational Use of Cannabis in Kansas
In 2019, a bill was introduced in the state legislature to legalize the use and possession of marijuana for individuals over the age of 21. The bill proposed the creation of a regulated system for the production, distribution, and sale of marijuana, as well as provisions for the issuance of licenses to cannabis businesses and the taxation of marijuana sales.
The bill was not passed. As of 2021, cannabis remains illegal for recreational use in the state of Kansas.
Where Can I Get Cannabis in Kansas?
Unfortunately, you can’t… yet. While there have been efforts to legalize the drug, these efforts have so far been unsuccessful.