Medical Marijuana Conditions for Arizona - Are You Eligible?
Medical Marijuana Conditions for Arizona
The Department will accept petitions to add to the list of debilitating medical conditions from January 27 to 31, 2020. Petitions will be accepted via U.S Mail only at P.O Box 19000, Phoenix, AZ 85005 and must be postmarked by the last day of the petition cycle.
Senate Bill 1494 goes into effect on August 27, 2019. As a result of this bill, applicants who submit an initial or renewal application for a qualifying patient, designated caregiver, or nonprofit medical marijuana dispensary agent on or after August 27, 2019, that is approved by the Department, will be issued a license that is valid for two years. Renewals for nonprofit medical marijuana dispensary licenses submitted on or after August 27, 2019, if approved by the Department, will also be valid for two years. If you currently have a license, it will still expire on the expiration date printed on the card or license. If you submit an application before August 27, 2019, you will be issued a license that is valid for one year. The Department is not accepting initial applications for nonprofit medical marijuana dispensary licenses at this time.
Medical Marijuana Conditions for Arizona - AZ Statutes Governing the Arizona Medical Marijuana Program
Medical Marijuana Conditions for Arizona. The Arizona Revised Statutes (A.R.S.) represent the statutory laws of the state of Arizona. The A.R.S. and the Arizona Medical Marijuana Rules each contain requirements applicable to the Arizona Medical Marijuana Program. Accordingly, to fully understand all the requirements applicable to the Arizona Medical Marijuana Program, the A.R.S. and the Arizona Medical Marijuana Rules should be read in conjunction with each other. For the most current version of the Arizona Medical Marijuana Rules, please visit our Administrative Counsel & Rules website.
Medical Marijuana Conditions for Arizona - Qualifying Conditions List - Updated February 6, 2020
Below are the following conditions that qualify for Medical Marijuana listed on the Arizona Department of Health Services website:
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
- Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
- Hepatitis C
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Crohn's Disease
- Agitation of Alzheimer's disease
- A chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or the treatment for a chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition that causes:
- Cachexia or wasting syndrome;
- Severe and chronic pain;
- Severe nausea;
- Seizures, including those characteristic of epilepsy;
- Severe or persistent muscle spasms, including those characteristic of multiple sclerosis
TOPIC: Patient/Caregiver Verify Update Email Steps External
Updated By: Project Last Revision: 1/9/20 System: ADHS Website
OVERVIEW: Changing Email (Primary & Alternate) and Phone Number data on account for patients/caregivers.
Prerequisites: *** Be able to access a device connected to the internet
1) Access Update Application Information Form
2) Update Patient Email Address
3) Update Alternate Email
4) Update Phone Number
5) NO UPDATE additional message
1) Access Update Application Information form
- Access AZDHS Website - Medical Marijuana Licensing Program page
Click Update Now --- OR --- Click Applications
Testing Advisory Council
Senate Bill 1494 requires the Department to establish an advisory council to provide recommendations to the Department regarding medical marijuana testing. The Department is required to submit a report of the advisory council’s findings and recommendations by December 31, 2019.
For more information on Medical Marijuana Conditions for Arizona, visit the Arizona Department of Health and Human Services Page
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