MN Open for Comment on New Conditions and Delivery Options

MDHMinnesota Department of Health has been petitioned to add new conditions and delivery methods for the Medical Cannabis program.   The comment period and also hearings are starting in the next month.

Important Dates and places for meetings are at:

Thursday, August 25, 2016   1-4 p.m.
The Wellstone Center  179 Robie St. E   St. Paul, MN 55107
Public comment will not be available during this meeting.

Thursday, September 8, 2016   1-5 p.m.
The Wellstone Center  179 Robie St. E   St. Paul, MN 55107
Limited public comment will be available during this meeting.

Thursday September 22, 2016   1-5 p.m.
The Wellstone Center  179 Robie St. E  St. Paul, MN 55107
Limited public comment will be available during this meeting.

Additional public comment can be sent to Health.Cannabis.AddMedicalCondition@state.mn.us. Comments must be received by Tuesday, September 20, 2016.

Among the conditions being considered:

Acquired absence of limb, Arthritis,  Autism, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Depression, Treatment-resistant, Diabetes, Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, Insomnia, PTSD, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Schizophrenia

Petitions proposing an additional delivery method/approved form of medical cannabis are:

Edibles, Topicals, Use of the plant, Vaporization of Cannabis Flower

More information can be found at   MN Medical Cannabis Rulemaking