At a glance: Illinois' medical marijuana bill

May 17, 2013 


* Would allow 22 state-licensed growers (1 per State Police district).

* Would allow 60 dispensaries.

* Allows patients up to 2.5 ounces every two weeks.

* Safeguards include a verification system, registration ID cards and written certification from doctors who have long-term relationships with patients.

* Restricts use in public, in vehicles, in the presence of minors and near school grounds.

* Supported by 250 Illinois physicians and other medical providers.


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