Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Alaska Medical Marijuana Laws

Alaska — Measure 8, a ballot initiative, passed with 58% of the vote in 1998, and was modified by S.B. 94 in 1999. The law’s citation is Alaska Stat. § 17.37.010 et seq.

Qualifying for the Program: To qualify for an ID card, a patient must have a qualifying condition and a statement from an Alaska-licensed physician who has personally examined the patient stating that “the physician has considered other approved … treatments that might provide relief … and that the physician has concluded that the patient might benefit from the medical use of marijuana.” A minor patient only qualifies with the consent of his or her parent or guardian and if the adult controls the dosage, acquisition, and frequency of use of the marijuana.



To Read More, please click this link:

http://members.webs.com/MembersB/editAppPage.jsp?app=forums&pageID=301394226#forums/topics/show/13194630-alaska-medical-marijuana