Washington Marijuana Card allows Cannabis or Marijuana Patients in Washington State the use of medical marijuana as a medicine to treat symptoms such as Cachexia; cancer; HIV or AIDS; epilepsy; glaucoma; intractable pain (defined as pain unrelieved by standard treatment or medications); and multiple sclerosis. Other conditions are subject to approval by the Washington Board of Health. Patients must always carry their Washington marijuana id card on them in case they need to prove their medical conditions to the law.
Washington Marijuana Card Laws
Washington State Marijuana Possession and Cannabis Cultivation Laws for marijuana patients and cannabis caregivers or growers are: Marijuana Patients (or their primary caregivers) may legally possess or cultivate no more than a 60-day supply of medical marijuana. The law does not establish a state-run patient registry. A qualifying cannabis patient and designated provider may possess a total of no more than twenty-four ounces of usable marijuana, and no more than fifteen marijuana plants. This quantity became the Washington state’s official “60-day supply” on Nov. 2, 2008. under the Medical Marijuana card laws.
Apply for Washington Marijuana Card
Marijuana Patients in Washington applying for a medical marijuana card have to be diagnosed by a licensed doctor or physician, preferably one who specializes in medical marijuana treatments, prior to submitting the cannabis card application to the Dept. of Health Services. Once the doctor diagnoses your conditions as needing medical cannabis or marijuana to treat them, you will be given a cannabis prescription form that needs to be sent in to the Dept. of Health Services along with a registry fee of $0 to:
Department of Health
PO Box 47866
Olympia, WA 98504-7866
Attn: Washington Marijuana Card Program.