Medical and Recreational
Overview of Medical Cannabis in Nevada
Ballot Question 9 for possession and use was passed as a ballot initiative in 2000, and Senate Bill 374 for the authority to license and regulate businesses was passed as a legislative bill in 2013. Patients are required to obtain a written statement from a doctor. Nevada also accepts patients from other states as long as they have a valid registration card. Home cultivation is allowed only if the patient cannot reasonably travel to a dispensary for their needed strains in 25 miles.
2.5 oz every two weeks, and for those that qualify for Home Cultivation, they may keep up to 12 plants.
Overview of Recreational Cannabis in Nevada
Ballot Question 2 was passed as a ballot initiative in 2016. Home cultivation is allowed only if they are more than 25 miles away from a dispensary.
1 oz of flower, or 1/8 oz of concentrate with 1,750 milligrams of THC. Those that qualify for Home Cultivation may keep 6 plants per person and 12 plants per household
Overview of Hemp in Nevada
Senate Bill 305 for the legalization of Industrial Hemp for research purposes passed as a legislative bill in Nevada in 2015.
Hemp was then federally legalized in the 2018 Farm Bill, signed December 20, 2018.