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SB 171 - Authorizes Medical Marijuana - South Dakota Key Vote

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Title: Authorizes Medical Marijuana

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes an individual diagnosed with a debilitating medical condition to use medical marijuana.

Highlights:

  • Authorizes a “qualifying patient” to use up to 3 grams of cannabis or a quantity of cannabis products determined by the Department of Health, including edible products, topical products, and oils (Sec. 2).
  • Defines “qualifying patient” as an individual who has been diagnosed with a debilitating medical condition by a licensed health practitioner, including, but not limited to, the following conditions (Sec. 1):
    • Cancer;
    • AIDS;
    • Epilepsy
    • Glaucoma; and
    • Seizures. 

See How Your Politicians Voted

Title: Authorizes Medical Marijuana

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes an individual diagnosed with a debilitating medical condition to use medical marijuana.

Highlights:

  • Authorizes a “qualifying patient” to use up to 3 grams of cannabis or a quantity of cannabis products determined by the Department of Health, including edible products, topical products, and oils (Sec. 2).
  • Defines “qualifying patient” as an individual who has been diagnosed with a debilitating medical condition by a licensed health practitioner, including, but not limited to, the following conditions (Sec. 1):
    • Cancer;
    • AIDS;
    • Epilepsy
    • Glaucoma; and
    • Seizures. 

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