Update on October 7, 2015
SPRINGFIELD – Almost 25,000 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, almost 4,000 have submitted a complete application. IDPH has issued 3,100 approval letters to register qualifying patients. Sixteen applications for persons under 18 years of age have been approved.