Las Vegas Dispensary Guide


Is Marijuana Legal in Las Vegas?

Nevada started legalizing marijuana when they passed the Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act, or Question 2, with a 54.4% advantage on November 8th 2016. Nevada recreational cannabis laws went into effect July 1, 2017, allowing adults 21 and older to buy and use marijuana for personal use. Before this preposition, possession and consumption was only reserved for patients suffering from serious health concerns.

The Medical Use of Marijuana Act, or Question 9, was approved by Nevada residents in 2000. It legalized home cultivation of marijuana for medical use and created a registry for consumers. However, Medical marijuana went on sale in Nevada in 2015.

Jurisdiction over medical and recreational marijuana programs belongs to the Nevada Department of Taxation, this was handled by the Division of Public and Behavioural Health (DPBH). The DPBH currently provides Medical Marijuana Cards and Registry.

Marijuana possession:

For recreational use, adults who are over 21 years of age can legally buy up to 1 ounce (28 grams) of marijuana edibles, flower, topicals, and concentrates. Recreational marijuana consumers and those growing at home and live more then 25 miles from a licensed state dispensary can have up to six plants per person and up to 12 plants per household. Cannabis dispensary in Nevada require all medical patients to have a valid government issued photo id to purchase medical marijuana.

Las Vegas medical cannabis users and caregivers can carry and purchase up to 2.5 ounces of edibles, flower, concentrates, or topicals every two weeks from a marijuana dispensary. Medical consumers can grow up to 12 plants per household.

Best Las Vegas dispensary:

These dispensaries in Las Vegas NV offer the best loyalty program and 24 hours online ordering for cannabis products including pre rolls and a support team to answer any questions.


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