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California Recreational Marijuana Legalization Begins on Jan 1, 2018

California

On January 1, 2018, California will legalize the sale, use and possession of recreational marijuana for adults. Below is an overview to California’s new law, Proposition 64.

Age Limit

Anyone 21 or older can purchase and consume marijuana when in California.

Residency Limit

California visitors and residents that are 21 or older can purchase and consume marijuana when in California.

Purchase and Possession Limits

Adults can purchase and possess up to one ounce (28.4 grams) of marijuana for personal use from any state-licensed California dispensary.

Consumption Limit

Like Colorado, California has strict marijuana consumption laws. Consuming marijuana should be done at a private residence. Consuming marijuana on the beach, at hotels and in public is illegal.

Transportation Limit

Marijuana cannot be transported across state lines.

Dispensaries

Click here to find California’s recreational marijuana dispensaries