Possession of Cannabis in New York Patients and designated caregivers should have their medical marijuana registry identification card handy at all times when possessing medical cannabis. Vaporizing or smoking approved medical cannabis products is illegal in places where smoking tobacco is prohibited. Patients can use medical cannabis if they have been diagnosed with a serious illness. If you are a resident with one or more qualifying diagnosed health conditions, you can apply for a NY medical card.
You will need to provide proof or a copy of your medical record (for 1 or 2 years) so that the referring doctor can confirm your qualifying health conditions. Yes, licensed medical marijuana dispensaries in New York allow the sale of smokable forms of cannabis. I) The actual amount charged by the dispensary for the approved medical marijuana product purchased for the patient; and. It will arrive in a week and you can start buying medical marijuana at dispensaries in New York.
Print a few copies and carry one with you at all times (in addition to the medical marijuana certificate with your doctor's signature), in case you need to go to a dispensary right away. We maintain a directory of all authorized dispensaries in New York where you can purchase your prescription dose of medical marijuana.