Use of Marijuana for Debilitating Medical Conditions

Article X, Section 29

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Allows medical use of marijuana for individuals with debilitating medical conditions as determined by a licensed Florida physician. Allows caregivers to assist patientsí medical use of marijuana. The Department of Health shall register and regulate centers that produce and distribute marijuana for medical purposes and shall issue identification cards to patients and caregivers. Applies only to Florida law. Does not immunize violations of federal law or any non-medical use, possession or production of marijuana.

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People United for Medical Marijuana
20 North Orange Avenue
Suite 1600
Orlando, FL 32801-
(850) 845-0561
  Contact: John Morgan, Chairperson
20 North Orange Avenue
Suite 1600
Orlando, FL 32801-0000

 Required for review by Attorney General: 68,314  
 Required to have initiative on the ballot: 683,149  
 Number currently valid: 716,270**  
(View By District by County)
**Verified Totals are UNOFFICIAL until the Initiative receives certification and a ballot number.

Status: Passed
Approval Date: 01/09/2015 
Undue Burden:  
Made Review: 09/03/2015 
Attorney General: 09/03/2015 
Sent to Supreme Court: 10/02/2015 
Supreme Court Ruling: Constitutional  
SC Ruling Date: 12/17/2015 
Financial Impact Statement Date: 10/21/2015 
SC Approval of Financial Impact Statement: 12/17/2015 
Made Ballot: 01/27/2016 
Ballot Number: 2  
Election Date: 11/08/2016 
 Votes For: 6,518,919   
 Votes Against: 2,621,845   

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