Marijuana Legality By State

Marijuana laws are changing at a rapid pace across all 50 states, making things a bit confusing at times. This marijuana legalization map clearly defines the laws in each state and remains up-to-date with the latest changes on a monthly basis. It’s important to understand and respect the rules that vary across the U.S. regarding marijuana use, and whether you’re a visiting tourist, or a resident the following information will help you steer clear of any misunderstandings or trouble.

Last Updated: March 2020

Note: State status reflects current laws at time of update, not pending legislation or future dates upon which marijuana becomes available medicinally or recreationally.
* Enactment is pending until future date.

StateLegal StatusMedicalDecriminalzdState Laws
AlabamaFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws
AlaskaFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
ArizonaMixedYesNoView State Laws
ArkansasMixedYesNoView State Laws
CaliforniaFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
ColoradoFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
ConnecticutMixedYesYesView State Laws
DelawareMixedYesYesView State Laws
District of ColumbiaFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
FloridaMixedYesNoView State Laws
GeorgiaMixedCBD OilNoView State Laws
HawaiiMixedYesYesView State Laws
IdahoFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws
IllinoisFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
IndianaMixedCBD OilNoView State Laws
IowaMixedCBD OilNoView State Laws
KansasFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws
KentuckyMixedCBD OilNoView State Laws
LouisianaMixedYesNoView State Laws
MaineFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
MarylandMixedYesYesView State Laws
MassFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
MichiganFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
MinnesotaMixedYesYesView State Laws
MississippiFully IllegalNoYesView State Laws
MissouriMixedYesYesView State Laws
MontanaMixedYesNoView State Laws
NebraskaFully IllegalNoYesView State Laws
NevadaFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
New HampshireMixedYesYesView State Laws
New JerseyMixedYesNoView State Laws
New MexicoMixedYesYesView State Laws
New YorkMixedYesYesView State Laws
North CarolinaFully IllegalNoYesView State Laws
North DakotaMixedYesYesView State Laws
OhioMixedYesYesView State Laws
OklahomaMixedYesNoView State Laws
OregonFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
PennMixedYesNoView State Laws
Rhode IslandMixedYesYesView State Laws
South CarolinaFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws
South DakotaFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws
TennesseeFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws
TexasMixedCBD OilNoView State Laws
UtahMixedYesNoView State Laws
VermontFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
VirginiaMixedCBD OilNoView State Laws
WashingtonFully LegalYesYesView State Laws
West VirginiaMixedYesNoView State Laws
WisconsinFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws
WyomingFully IllegalNoNoView State Laws