This statute also says that it is a misdemeanor if:
Since the passage of Proposition 64 it is now legal for:
4. Does a conviction affect gun rights?
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The term “cultivate” means to do any of the following:
1. When is it legal to cultivate hash for recreational use?
Unless local law permits otherwise, a person must grow weed:
Illegal plants seized in California by year
Since its establishment in 1983, the Campaign Against Marijuana Planting has had more than 110 law enforcement agencies involved, making it one of the largest law enforcement task forces in the U.S.
Recreational cannabis sales began in January 2018, and while many have played by the rules, the illegal growth and sale of the plant continues to undermine those following the rules.
Marijuana is legal for adults to use in 18 states and Washington, D.C. Medical marijuana is legal in 37.Most recently, New Mexico, Virginia and Connecticut legalized recreational cannabis.
State license issuance began in 2018, but data isn’t available for that initial year because they were issued as temporary licenses. Data sets begin in 2019, when 12-month annual and provisional licenses began to be issued, using the online licensing systems. Licenses remain active for one year, at which point they can be renewed for an additional 12 months. This list displays counts of when the licenses were first issued, but not each time one was renewed.
Licensed to grow, manufacture and sell
More than 1.11 million illegal plants were seized in 2020.
You can report an illegal business anonymously online at cannabis.ca.gov
Cannabis status by state