The state of Delaware legalized medical cannabis in 2011, through a Legislative Bill – Senate Bill 17, which provided a legal way for qualifying patients in the state to access and utilize medical cannabis as a form of treatment for their ailment.
Delaware legalized adult-use marijuana in April 2023 through the passing of HB 1 and HB2, which legalized recreational marijuana for individuals 21 years or older, and allows for access through licensed businesses.
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When to Apply
DELAWARE MARIJUANA TIMELINE
2012 – Delaware legalized medical cannabis
2014 – Delaware licensing period for cannabis businesses (Phase 1)
Dec 2015 to March 2016 – Delaware licensing period for cannabis businesses (Phase 2)
2017 – First Delaware cannabis business opened
April 2023 – Delaware legalized adult-use marijuana
By July of 2023 – Deadline for the adoption of regulations required to administer the licensing of recreational cannabis businesses
August 2024 – Application opens for ALL types of business and licenses
September 2024 – State shall begin issuing licenses
October 2024 – State shall issue cultivation licenses
November 2024 – States shall issue manufacturing licenses
February 2025 – State shall issue retail and testing licenses
Schedule for a complimentary 15-min consult with our licensing/application team to learn more about how we may be able to assist you. Need more help? Book an Hourly Delaware Cannabis Consultation today!
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