A Guide to What You Should Know


New Year’s Day will ring in a new era of cannabis in Illinois, making it the eleventh state to allow adult-use cannabis sales. Starting January 1, 2020, adult-use marijuana products will be legal to purchase. 

Here’s your consumer guide to the when, where, and how much for cannabis in Illinois.

Know the limits

Starting New Year’s Day, Illinois residents over 21 with a valid ID are allowed to purchase and possess up to 30 grams (a little more than an ounce) of cannabis flower, 5 grams of cannabis concentrate and 500 milligrams of THC contained in cannabis-infused products. Those possession limits are cumulative.

Visitors from out of state are limited to half those amounts as long as they still show ID.

Patients using medical cannabis in Illinois can store even more cannabis at home (2.5 ounces, or 70.9 grams), including up to five cannabis plants for cultivation, as long as it is secured under certain conditions. The rules for qualifying for medical cannabis in…


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