Update on September 2, 2015
SPRINGFIELD - Approximately 24,300 citizens have started the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program patient registry application process since the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) began accepting applications on September 2, 2014. Of those, approximately 3,700 have submitted a complete application. IDPH has issued 3,000 approval letters to register qualifying patients. Twelve applications for persons under 18 years of age have been approved.