New Oklahoma Bill Would Legalize Medical Marijuana

A new Oklahoma bill would legalize medical marijuana including a system of dispensaries.

State Representative Eric Proctor (D-Tulsa) filed House Bill 1877, which would legalize medical marijuana for those who receive a recommendation from a physician and register with the Department of Health. Patients would be allowed to possess up to 2.5 ounces at a given time.

The proposal would establish a licensed system of medical marijuana dispensaries as a means of safe access for patients; these would be supplied by separate licensed cultivation centers.

Qualifying medical conditions for marijuana use under the measure are:

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