Pending States

Kansas Medical Marijuana Qualifications

Who Qualifies for Medicinal Marijuana in Kansas

Sill pending legislative vote the state of Kansas has outlined several key factors for the medical marijuana program in Kansas but has not been offical enacted.

A qualifying patient shall not be subject to arrest or prosecution, penalized in any manner, including, but not limited to, being subject to any civil penalty, or denied any right or privilege, including, but not limited to, being subject to any disciplinary action by a professional licensing board, for the palliative use of marijuana.

How To Become A Medical Marijuana Patient In Kansas

  1. Must be at least 18 years of age
  2. Must be a resident in the state of Kansas with proof of residency
  3. The qualifying patient has been diagnosed by a physician as having a debilitating medical condition and has obtained medical records showing the diagnosis of that condition.
  4. Once your physician has registered you with the DHSS as a qualifying patient, you must obtain a Medical Marijuana card from the state of Kansas.

Kansas Qualifying Marijuana Patient Conditions

Cancer, glaucoma, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus, acquired immune deficiency syndrome, hepatitis C, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, crohn’s disease, agitation of alzheimer’s disease, nail patella or the treatment of these conditions;

A chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces one or more of the following: Cachexia or wasting syndrome; severe pain; severe nausea; seizures, including, but not limited to, those characteristic of epilepsy or severe and persistent muscle spasms, including, but not limited to, those characteristic of multiple sclerosis;