The Landscape of Legal Cannabis in the U.S.

There are presently 19 U.S. states that have passed adult-use cannabis legalization in some form, as well as 39 states that have passed medical cannabis legalization (including each adult-use state). In the table below, see where each state stands with its most recent legislative development—and the year in which that measure was passed. 

 AlabamaMedical2021
 AlaskaAdult-Use2014
 ArizonaAdult-Use2020
 ArkansasMedical2016
 CaliforniaAdult-Use2016
 ColoradoAdult-Use2012
 ConnecticutAdult-Use2021
 DelawareMedical2011
 FloridaMedical2016
 GeorgiaMedical2015
 HawaiiMedical2000
 Idaho  
 IllinoisAdult-Use2019
 Indiana  
 IowaMedical2017
 Kansas  
 Kentucky  
 LouisianaMedical2015
 MaineAdult-Use2016
 MarylandMedical2013
 MassachusettsAdult-Use2016
 MichiganAdult-Use2018
 MinnesotaMedical2014
 MississippiMedical2022
 MissouriMedical2018
 MontanaAdult-Use2020
 Nebraska  
 NevadaAdult-Use2016
 New HampshireMedical2013
 New JerseyAdult-Use2020
 New MexicoAdult-Use2021
 New YorkAdult-Use2021
 North Carolina  
 North DakotaMedical2016
 OhioMedical2016
 OklahomaMedical2018
 OregonAdult-Use2014
 PennsylvaniaMedical2016
 Rhode IslandAdult-Use2022
 South Carolina  
 South DakotaMedical2020
 Tennessee  
 Texas  
 UtahMedical2018
 VermontAdult-Use2018
 VirginiaAdult-Use2021
 WashingtonAdult-Use2012
 West VirginiaMedical2017
 Wisconsin  
 Wyoming