Overview of Medical Cannabis in Maryland
Senate Bill 923 and House Bill 881 both passed as legislative bills in 2014. Patients are required to obtain written recommendation from a state-certified doctor.
4.23 oz of flower and/or 36 grams THC products every month.
Overview of Hemp in Maryland
House Bill 803 passed in 2015 legalizing the Hemp Pilot Program. College campuses were allowed to grow hemp for research beginning in 2016. House Bill 698 was passed in 2018 authorizing the Industrial Hemp Pilot Program in Maryland to facilitate the research of hemp for various fields and purposes.
Hemp was then federally legalized in the 2018 Farm Bill, signed December 20, 2018.