The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Department of Revenue and Department of Agriculture have posted online draft administrative rules for the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program. The rules address regulations for medical cannabis dispensaries, taxation and cultivation centers. Comments and suggested changes to the draft rules are welcome and encouraged, and should be sent electronically by Thursday, February 27th. You can view the rules below:
Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Draft Administrative Rules (PDF) | Send comments to FPR.MedicalCannabis@illinois.gov
Department of Revenue
Draft Administrative Rules (PDF) | Send comments to Rev.MCPP@illinois.gov
Department of Agriculture (updated 2/8/14)
Draft Administrative Rules (PDF) | Send comments to AGR.MedicalCannabis@illinois.gov
All medical cannabis rules have been posted in an effort to ensure public participation in the development of the Pilot Program. The Illinois Department of Public Health previously posted its rules online and will continue to accept public comment at DPH.MedicalCannabis@illinois.gov until Thursday, February 27th.
Following the review of all comments and continued refinement of the draft rules, these agencies will then submit the rules to the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules ("JCAR"). More information on the JCAR rules process can be found at http://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/.