What would the initiative do?
● This bill would legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes in the state of Utah.
● Those seeking to use medical marijuana would be required to obtain a medical card from the Utah Department of Health after receiving a recommendation from a physician.
● The initiative would allow for the licensing of marijuana cultivation facilities, processing facilities, testing laboratories, and dispensaries.
● Local governments would be prohibited from enacting zoning ordinances to ban cultivation facilities, processing facilities, testing laboratories, and dispensaries on the basis that these businesses possess, grow, manufacture, or sell marijuana or that these types of businesses violate federal law.