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Election 2020

The winner of the 2020 election is... the American people. Voters in five states approved six separate ballot measures legalizing the use and distribution of marijuana for either medical or adult-use purposes. Click the ballot measures below to learn more about each.

Arizona: Prop 207

Personal Possession: Effective after voter-approved initiative is certified on November 30, 2020

Commercial Licensing: Application for Marijuana Establishment Licensing 

starts January 19, 2021 through March 9, 2021, will issue licenses no later than 60 after application submitted

Expungement: Individuals can petition courts starting July 12, 2021

Montana: I-190

Personal Possession: Personal use, possession, and cultivation of marijuana January 01, 2021  

Commercial Licensing: Begin accepting applications by October 01, 2021

South Dakota: Amendment A

Personal Possession: July 1, 2021

Commercial Licensing: No later than April 1, 2022

Mississippi: Initiative 65

Personal Possession: The department shall adopt rules and regulations no later than July 1, 2021 

Commercial Licensing: Begin issuing ID cards and dispensary licenses by August 15, 2021