Overview of Medical Cannabis in Florida
Senate bill 1030 for the legalization of CBD oil passed as a legislative bill in 2014. Amendment 2 for the legalization of a more encompassing medical marijuana program passed as a ballot initiative in 2016. Patients are required to register with the state.
Doctors decide the necessary amount for each patient.
Overview of Hemp in Florida
Florida’s hemp pilot program passed into law in 2017. Limited to state-based growers partnered with colleges of agriculture.
Hemp was then federally legalized in the 2018 Farm Bill, signed December 20, 2018.