Medical and recreational marijuana is legal in Michigan.
Most full-spectrum CBD oils contain low levels of THC, so they won’t get you high or trigger psychoactive effects.
For recreational marijuana, adults are allowed to possess up to 2.5 ounces of marijuana on their person and up to 10 ounces at home. They’re also allowed to possess no more than 15 grams of marijuana concentrates.
Is Marijuana Legal in Michigan?
Hemp-derived products are available to people of all ages, but if you’re going to use CBD oil on minors, we suggest talking it over with his pediatrician first for their expert opinion.
It took Michigan almost a decade to finally address the issues with its current marijuana laws. In 2016, Governor Rick Snyder signed into law the bills that would regulate the state’s medical marijuana market, including the operation of dispensaries.
The COA also lets consumers know that the product is safe and not contaminated with toxins, residual solvents, or pathogens.
Again, you can buy marijuana-derived CBD oil in Michigan even without a medical card, but if the amount isn’t sufficient to meet your health needs, you’ll need to register with the state’s program and get a medical card.
March 29, 2019 – The Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) and the Michigan Dept of Agriculture & Rural Development (MDARD) issued joint guidance today regarding CBD (cannabidiol) and industrial hemp.
Questions regarding marijuana should be directed to MRA:
Michigan Offers Guidance on CBD and Industrial Hemp
From the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development:
Media Contact: LARA Communications 517-335-LARA (5272)
Email: [email protected]
From the Marijuana Regulatory Agency:
Questions regarding industrial hemp should be directed to MDARD:
To meet federal legal criteria, CBD oil must contain no more than 0.3 percent THC. Photo by: Gina Coleman/Weedmaps
Under current legislation, growers must submit samples of their industrial hemp harvest for testing. If the crop tests above 0.3% THC concentration, the grower may elect to test the crop an additional two times. If, after three tests, the harvest still shows THC levels in excess of 0.3% concentration, the crop will be confiscated and destroyed.
Michigan CBD laws
All applications must also include the following:
All types of cannabis, including hemp strains that don’t produce enough THC to cause intoxication, were considered illegal under the Federal Controlled Substances Act of 1970. The law categorized all cannabis as Schedule 1, which defined the plant as a highly addictive substance with a high potential for abuse and no accepted medical use.
Most raw cannabis strains on the market today contain small amounts of CBD, especially compared with THC. But since the cannabinoid has gained considerable attention for its wide range of purported therapeutic benefits, more high-CBD strains have recently been cultivated.