North Dakota

North Dakota’s Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative - Initiated Statutory Measure 5 - was approved on November 8th, 2016, but was amended before being signed into law on April 17, 2017.Approved Consumption Methods - Flower (Must Be Doctor Approved) Patches, Capsules, Topicals, Tinctures.To be eligible for a medical cannabis card, patients must:
  • Patients must be at least 19 years of age.
  • Be a Resident of North Dakota with a valid North Dakota I.D. to demonstrate proof of residency. A passport, out of state I.D. or other photo identification is accepted alongside a document showing proof of residency, such as a bank statement or utility bill.
  • Be a Resident of North Dakota with a valid North Dakota I.D. to demonstrate proof of residency. A passport, out of state I.D. or other photo identification is accepted alongside a document showing proof of residency, such as a bank statement or utility bill.
  • Apply with the North Dakota Department of Health - applications are currently handled on a case-by-case basis, with a $50 fee if a patient is approved for a medical cannabis card. Further details will become available once the regulations of the Medical Cannabis Program in North Dakota has been finalized.
Qualifying Conditions
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Intractable or Chronic Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Seizures
  • Severe Nausea
  • Spinal Cord Stenosis
  • Terminal Illnesses, Chronic or Debilitating Diseases
Phone: 701-328-2372Website: www.ndhealth.gov