The Compassionate Use Of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act
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|The Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act FAQs|
|Q.||What are the fees associated with applying to become a dispensing organization?|
The fees associated with becoming a dispensing organization will be established in the administrative rules being developed by DFPR.
|Q.||What statutory restrictions on becoming a dispensing organization are provided for in the Act?|
Applicants must be 21 years of age, must submit all required materials to DFPR, must be in compliance with local zoning rules, must not have a conviction for a violent crime or a violation of state or federal controlled substance laws, must not be a principal officer or board member of a dispensing organization that has had its registration revoked, and must not be a registered qualified patient or a registered caregiver. A dispensing organization must not be located within 1,000 feet of the property line of a pre-existing public or private preschool or elementary or secondary school or day care center, day care home, group day care home, or part day child care facility. A dispensing organization may not be located in a house, apartment, condominium, or an area zoned for residential use.
|Q.||Where can I find the full text of the Act?|
Please click here:http://ilga.gov/legislation/98/HB/PDF/09800HB0001lv.pdf
For more information, please visit the Medical Cannabis Pilot Program website or send an email to FPR.MedicalCannabis@illinois.gov.
Draft DFPR Application Information
Dispensary Zoning Form