The state of Missouri legalized medical cannabis in 2018, through a Ballot measure, Amendment 2, 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. Access to medical cannabis is through state licensed businesses that are allowed to grow, manufacture and sell medical cannabis.
2018 – Missouri legalized medical cannabis
August 2019 – Missouri application/ licensing period for medical cannabis businesses
Dec 2019 to Jan 2020 – Missouri awarded medical cannabis business licenses
July 2020 – Anticipated date for medical cannabis businesses to open
TYPES OF BUSINESS
Missouri Medical Cannabis Cultivators – can grow medical cannabis plants and sell wholesale to other licensed Missouri Medical Cannabis Businesses. There is a limit of sixty (60) business licenses allowed for Missouri Medical Cannabis Cultivation within the state.
Missouri Medical Cannabis Processors – can extract, process and produce cannabis products such as topicals, concentrates, tinctures, etc. and sell to licensed dispensaries. There is a limit of eighty-six (86) business licenses allowed for Missouri Medical Cannabis Processors within the state.
Missouri Medical Cannabis Dispensaries – can purchase cannabis from licensed cultivation and processing facilities and dispense medical cannabis to registered patients. There is a limit of 192 business licenses allowed for Missouri Medical Cannabis Dispensaries within the state.
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